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Alzheimer Bulgaria takes part in various events for World Alzheimer’s Day

For World Alzheimer’s Day, Alzheimer Bulgaria Association took part in various events to promote prevention, awareness-raising and advocacy. On 23 September, the association participated in the final conference of the project “Advocacy campaign for presenting, imposing and disseminating the concept of a specialised daycare centre and other services in the community for people with Alzheimer’s and […]

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Alzheimer Bulgaria Association is featured in the WHO’s toolkit

To address dementia as a global challenge, the 70th World Health Assembly adopted the Global Action Plan on the Public Health Response to Dementia 2017-2025 in May 2017. The action plan represents an international commitment to improving the lives of people with dementia, their carers, and families. It includes seven action areas: dementia as a […]

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Workshop “Enhancing the quality of life, cognitive functioning, and communication of persons with dementia

Alzheimer Bulgaria Association in collaboration with the professor of psychology Felix Diaz from the American University in Bulgaria organized a workshop about “Enhancing the quality of life, cognitive functioning, and communication of persons with dementia”. The workshop is designed by Professor Diaz and aims at bringing to the everyday work of formal and informal caregivers […]

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Alzheimer Bulgaria Association joined the World Patients Alliance (WPA)

Alzheimer Bulgaria Association joined the World Patients Alliance (WPA) as a full member. The organization is established to raise the attention to the patients’ voice and provide access to safe, quality and affordable healthcare. The WPA works for patients with different conditions worldwide and has a huge range of knowledge, experience, practices, partners, and members. […]

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New horizons: meeting with a member of the EP – Tsvetelina Penkova

On 21-st April 2021 members of the board and a volunteer of Alzheimer Bulgaria Association met a member of the European Parliament – Mrs. Tsvetelina Penkova and her political advisor Mr. Nikola Mitov. Mrs. Penkova briefly presented her activity in the European Parliament, mainly focused on economics and finances. She is the first Bulgarian MEP […]

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The First Bulgarian Initiative for a Music Therapy Group “Music for memories”

Alzheimer Bulgaria Association supports two musical therapists, members of the Bulgarian Association for Music Therapy, in their online initiative for Music Therapy Group “Music for Memories”, which is innovative for Bulgaria. It aims at improving the quality of life for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia by mobilizing their emotions, cognitive abilities, […]

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The Erasmus+ project “Story2remember” successfully completed

On the 31-st March the project “Story2remember“, funded by Erasmus+, was successfully completed. It was carried out by six partner organizations – Alzheimer Bulgaria Association, Romanian Alzheimer Society, Bournemouth University, The Gaiety School of Acting, Habilitas Association, The Greek Association of Alzheimer Disease and Relative Disorders. The project targeted at health and social care professionals […]

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The Associate Professor of Psychology at the American University of Bulgaria Félix Díaz will collaborate with Alzheimer Bulgaria Association

On the 19-th February Alzheimer Bulgaria Association held a meeting with the Spanish associate professor of Psychology at the American University of Bulgaria Félix Díaz. During the meeting there was a discussion about the opportunities for collaboration between the Alzheimer Bulgaria Association and the Philosophy and Psychology Department of AUBG in which the professor is […]

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Alzheimer Bulgaria Association patricipated in a conference

On February 18th 2021, Alzheimer Bulgaria Association took part in the 12th Panhellenic Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and 4th Mediterranean Conference on Neurodegenerative Diseases, the purpose of which is to present state-of-the-art research on dementia diagnosis, prevention, and effective treatment strategies around the globe.  Angelina Kancheva, one of the volunteers of the association, participated in the […]

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Launch of the Erasmus+ project “3D4elderly”

3D4elderly

In 2021 Alzheimer Bulgaria launches an Erasmus+ project “3D4elderly”. The project aims to create innovative learning pathways that increase the quality of the work of caregivers and staff members dealing with people with Alzheimer and elderly people with dementia and also to raise the quality of life of people with dementia by using 3D technology. […]

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