The missions of the Regional Milwaukee Office are to:
- Increase public awareness and understanding of health disparities and dementia within communities of color and with those engaged in health care service delivery.
- Provide Alzheimer’s-related public health education on early detection and treatment, late-stage treatment and management issues, home safety, risk assessment, caregiver interventions, and multicultural outreach.
- Clarify misperceptions that may exist about Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias.
- Educate health care professionals on best practices to provide culturally-sensitive care to patients and effectively address community and family needs.