Program Sponsors

Inspired by Dementia Friendly America

Dementia Friends Volunteer Champions

Supporting Organizations of Dementia Friends Champions

Aging Resources of Central Iowa

Arlington Place (Oelwein)

Broadlawns Medical Center

Cheri Orcutt Consulting

City of North Liberty

Connections Area Agency on Aging

Dubuque Caregiver Resource Center of Stonehill Communities

Elderbridge  Area Agency on Aging

Grand Living at Bridgewater

Happy at Home Consulting

Heritage Area Agency on Aging

Home Instead Waterloo

Iowa Department on Aging

Iowa Geriatric Education Center

Iowa State University

Milestones Area Agency on Aging

Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging

Oaknoll Retirement Community

Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Solon Senior Support

St. Croix Hospice

Stirlingshire of Coralville

University of Northern Iowa Gerontology

Western Home Communities

Dementia Friends Iowa Advisory Group

Brianne Fitzgerald
Senior Director of Community Engagement & Inclusion
Alzheimer’s Association Iowa Chapter

Joe Sample
Executive Director
Iowa Association of Area Agencies on Aging

Marianne Smith, PhD, RN
Project Director, Iowa Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program
University of Iowa

Megan Zimmerman, LBSW
Dementia Friendly State Coordinator, Dementia Friendly Iowa
Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging