The Alzheimer’s Association Wisconsin Chapter wrote a feature about Stephanie Houston, Senior Outreach Specialist at the WAI Regional Milwaukee Office, and the critical work she has been doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide support and advocacy for people with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia in the Milwaukee area.
From the article:
“When COVID-19 hit, we learned a lot of lessons about accessing resources,” says Stephanie. “In Milwaukee County, African Americans account for 27% of the population, but they represented 70% of the people dying.” Read the full article here.
Thank you to the Alzheimer’s Association for recognizing the important work of Houston and our Milwaukee Office.
New! The WAI Regional Milwaukee office is hosting a virtual event series this summer. Join in for “Coffee and a Chat” weekly July 1 – August 8. The next event is Wednesday, July 9.
Read the full article at: https://alz.org/media/wi/documents/Stephanie-Houston-profile-final.pdf