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The Alzheimer Bulgaria Association is a member of Alzheimer Europe and Eurocarers. We share the best European practices for supporting families with Alzheimer’s and dementia.
 
Our main objective is to make society aware of the importance of Alzheimer’s and other dementia problems. Our website provides useful information and many practical advises on the most important topics related to these diseases.
 
Caring for people with Alzheimer’s or other dementia diseases and their families is an important step towards a society based on the principles of equality, tolerance and mutual assistance.
  • Negative attitudes about aging and older age make life on average 7,5 years shorter. Negative stereotypes, prejudices and discrimination on the ground of age are known as "ageism", which has been shown to cause cardiovascular stress, lowered levels of self-efficacy and decreased productivity. Across the EU, policies and practices still reflect...
  •   "Alzheimer Bulgaria Association" is currently working on the project "Dementia Dog Friends", funded by the “Solidarity Projects” which is part of the “European Solidarity Corps” program. The project started at the end of the summer of 2021 and has a duration of one year. The funding for it is 6,740...
  • Dear Friends, May the Christmas days remind us of how nice it is to be all together. How one smile can cause another, how one touch can soothe, how one nice word can bring light to the soul. May we look at the small things that bring us true joy and...
  • On 1 October, 2021 a discussion with MEP Tsvetelina Penkova on the connection between European policies, dementia and 3D printing was held at the office of Alzheimer Bulgaria Association (ABA). A limited number of participants gathered at the Association conference hall in compliance with the current COVID-19 measures and the...

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