D-CAN Announces 2022 Dementia Summit

D-CAN Announces 2022 Dementia Summit

D-CAN Hosting Dementia Summit Central Minnesota Dementia Community Action Network (D-CAN) is hosting its annual Dementia Summit; an educational event focused on enhancing dementia care. The summit will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM CDT at...
WJON Health Matter Segment

WJON Health Matter Segment

Dr. Zook spoke with Jay Caldwell as part of the station’s Health Matters Program. Dr. Zook shared: The difference between memory loss and dementia What are the best ways to prevent dementia Does Alzheimer’s disease run in families How do care for someone with dementia...
Meet Patrick

Meet Patrick

D-CAN and the DRC welcomes our first Executive Director, Patrick O’Rourke!   We are so pleased to announce the arrival of Patrick O’Rourke as our founding D-CAN/DRC Executive Director. Besides setting up new living quarters with his wife Terry, he has very...
DRC Office Update

DRC Office Update

What’s new at D-CAN and the DRC? A lot! Our DRC Care Navigator/Educator, Tami Kolbinger, and I have been very busy at D-CAN’s DRC office. We are finalizing operations and setting up equipment, records, and communications. We are excited to prepare for and...