The Dementia Friendly America Network consists of national organizations, leaders within communities representing all sectors, people living with dementia and their care partners. The resources listed below are designed to support work being undertaken within communities by all sectors and individuals and come from a wide variety of sources. For ease of use, they are presented in alphabetical order within the following topic areas.

Arts and Cultural Activities




Caregivers and Caregiving


Clinical Tools




Disaster Planning

Engaging People with Dementia








Financial Resources


First Responders




Legal Resources and Advanced Planning



Livable And Age Friendly Communities


Local Government



Residential and Specialty Care


Statistics and Facts




Organizations and Associations

The following organizations have developed a wealth of resources in support of older adults and work to improve dementia friendliness in communities across the nation.  Many of their resources are listed within the alphabetical issue listing but many others can be found on their websites which are listed below



DFA Community-Developed Resources