Disclaimer: Dementia Friendly WNC has taken every effort to identify services offered in our region for this resource guide; however, a listing in this guide does not constitute endorsement.

Dementia Friendly America

The Dementia Friendly America Initiative

Dementia Friends USA

Become a Registered Dementia Friend

Dementia Friendly WNC “In the News”

 Local News Stories

Adult Day (Engagement, Respite, Meals & Health Services)

MountainCare Adult Day: Adult Day in Buncombe, Henderson & Transylvania Counties

DayStay: Candler Adult Day Program

Jewish Family Services Elder ClubPartial Day Respite Program in Buncombe & Henderson

Local & National Resources

1. Aging Projects, Inc.

Local Provider Service Listings

2. Aging Resources Magazine (Online)

WNC Paid Listings & Age-Related Articles

3. Alzheimer’s Association

Support, Research & Advocacy

Free Clinical Studies

Resource Lists (Virtual Library)

4. Caregiver Stress – Family and Professional Development

Free Online Training, Resources & Support-Home Instead Senior Care

5. CarePartners PACE

Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly

6. Land-of-Sky Regional Council

Family Caregiver Support

Project C.A.R.E

Local Family Caregiver Resource Directory

7. MemoryCare

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Physicians, Social Workers, Nurses & Volunteers

8. NC Baptist Aging Ministries

Programming- NC Baptist Aging Ministries

9. North Carolina State Plan

NC State Plan

10. North Carolina Department of Justice

Sign up for fraud alerts!

Financial & Legal Planning from Fiscal Tiger

11. United Way 211

Local Resource Navigation/Directory