“Going purple” with Seniors Guide is all about spreading information and pledging support for National Alzheimer’s Disease and Awareness Month (NADAM) and Family Caregivers Month.
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RICHMOND, VIRGINIA (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Since its inception, Seniors Guide has been about more than just publishing magazines and websites specializing in independent living, assisted living and all other retirement options. Support for issues surrounding the senior community has always been paramount, and Alzheimer’s awareness and research remains a top priority.
So it’s no surprise that every November, Seniors Guide takes time to acknowledge and support National Alzheimer’s Disease and Awareness Month (NADAM) and Family Caregivers Month.
“As a part of the senior living industry, it’s only right that we do what we can for National Alzheimer’s Disease and Awareness Month,” says Katharine Ross, Vice President for Seniors Guide Magazine and http://www.SeniorsGuideOnline.com. “With 47 million people around the world living with dementia, the least we can do is use our reach to help get the word out.”
One step to spread the message was changing all their social media icons to the color purple, a show of solidarity with the Alzheimer’s Association, those suffering from the disease, and the families that have been touched by it. In addition, Seniors Guide has partnered with Alzheimers Association chapters throughout Cincinnati, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina; Richmond, Virginia; and Roanoke-Lynchburg.
Perhaps the most important step in supporting the community is the wealth of informative articles on alzheimer’s, dementia, and caregiving available on the Seniors Guide website.
“That’s really the heart of what we do,” says Ross. “We think it’s most valuable to get the information to seniors and their families, whether its about preventative care, new research, coping methods, or memory care living options. We just want to make it as easy on these folks as possible.”
Seniors Guide, a Richmond, Va. -based company, publishes Seniors Guide magazines throughout Cincinnati, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina; Richmond, Virginia; and Roanoke-Lynchburg, Virginia and features a correlating website of SeniorsGuideOnline.com. Seniors Guide’s mission is to help seniors and their families find the information they need on options available in senior housing, senior care, assisted living, independent senior living, retirement communities and other retirement living needs. Seniors Guide also has resources at http://www.HomeCareChoice.com for Cincinnati, Ohio; Columbus, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina; and Richmond, VA. Ross Publishing, Seniors Guide’s parent company, began in 1991 and has been publishing helpful, free publications and websites ever since. In addition to the many Seniors Guide titles, the team at Ross Publishing is behind lifestyle magazine BOOMER and real estate publication Apartment Navigator.