Alzheimer's Association of Central and Western Kansas http://hppr.org en Alzheimer’s patients benefit from new music program http://hppr.org/post/alzheimer-s-patients-benefit-new-music-program <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Communication is heartbreaking for families who have a loved one with Alzheimer’s.&nbsp; A new music therapy project in Central and Western Kansas experienced a bit of a breakthrough reported </span><a href="http://kmuw.org/post/seniors-alzheimers-benefit-ipod-therapy?utm_referrer=http%3A//m.kmuw.org/%3Futm_referrer%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fwww.google.com%23mobile/36023" style="line-height: 1.5;">KMUW</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 33363 at http://hppr.org Alzheimer’s patients benefit from new music program Lee Fund: Raising Alzheimer's Awareness in SW Kansas http://hppr.org/post/lee-fund-raising-alzheimers-awareness-sw-kansas-0 <p>I recently had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Skip Mancini and Jan Evans about a project to raise Alzheimer's awareness in southwest Kansas.&nbsp;</p><p>Skip Mancini is the creator and voice of Growing on the High Plains.&nbsp; She also has been profoundly affected by Alzheimer's.&nbsp; Both her parents had the disease.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 14:51:43 +0000 Cindee Talley 18257 at http://hppr.org Lee Fund: Raising Alzheimer's Awareness in SW Kansas