September 29, 2023

Dealing with Dementia LLC and the Sumter County Sheriff’s Workplace have introduced that Jesse James Allen would be the keynote speaker for the day-long convention on dementia that can happen Oct. 30 at Savannah Middle.

Jesse James Allen

Allen is a world award-winning multimedia creator whose work has included music, artwork, images, video video games, public talking, and museum and theme park growth. In the beginning of 2021, Allen stepped away from his profession to grow to be a full-time care associate for his late father who had been identified with dementia.  It was an exhausting job additional difficult by the COVID pandemic.

This expertise has impressed Allen to make use of his story about his journey via dementia to assist educate others and instill hope and encouragement amongst households dealing with reminiscence illness.

“I met Jesse in my assist teams to which he introduced ingenuity, sensitivity, dedication, and a rare set {of professional} and private expertise that we’re very excited to share via this convention with households residing with dementia,” mentioned convention organizer and Dealing with Dementia President Debbie Selsavage.

People residing with dementia are welcome to attend with their care companions.  House is on the market for 300 individuals, however demand is anticipated to be excessive. For extra info on easy methods to register on-line, name (352) 422-3663.