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ACT on Alzheimer's

  • Non-Profit
303 10th Street S.
Walker, MN 56484
(218) 547-1958

About Us

The community of Walker is committed to be dementia friendly through ongoing efforts to educate business owners, employees, community groups and individuals about dementia and to help them take action read more
  • About

    The community of Walker is committed to be dementia friendly through ongoing efforts to educate business owners, employees, community groups and individuals about dementia and to help them take action to create an environment that is safe, respectful and welcoming for people living with dementia. The training has helped Walker businesses heighten their awareness of dementia and be equipped to responds warmly and effectively when serving persons living with dementia and their care partners.
    Walker wants to support all community members and encourage their continued involvement in their community. This guarantee extends to visitors to the Leech Lake area who will experience a welcoming and knowledgeable dementia friendly community. For more information, go to www.ACTonAlz.org.
    The following businesses and organizations have completed the education and steps to be certified as dementia friendly.
    Aegis Physical and Occupational Therapy
    Art and Antiques of Walker
    Baker Law Offices, Walker and Longville
    Barb’s Greenhouse and Gardens
    Big Rock Resort
    Pederson Family Dental Office
    Birch Ridge Resort
    Blue Water Lodge
    Camp Bliss Retreat and Wellness center
    Christmas Point Wild Rice Co.
    D and J Cleaning and Lawn Services
    Dennis Funeral Home and Midwest Cremation Association
    Embracing Pines Bed and Breakfast
    Family Safety Network
    First National Bank North Investment Services
    Green Scene, Fresh Organic Foods
    Hair on Main
    Heritage Arts, Gifts and Antiques
    Heritage Custom Framing
    Hope Lutheran Church Befrienders
    Jenny and Company

    May Creek

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