A.C.M.A. (Association Comprendre la Maladie d’Alzheimer) – Cameroon was founded by Edith Emery and Norbert Ngalaha in 2017. A.C.MA became a member of ADI in 2021.
The association is based in Yaoundé, Cameroon and works closely with A.C.M.A France, based in Compiegne.
A.C.M.A. is proud to have organised a National Symposium and set up a Memory Screening Unit in 2020.
Some of the services provided by the association include:
- Caregiver meetings
- Dementia Care Training
- Educational events
- Meaningful engagements/activities
- Memory cafés
- Resources (fact sheets, reading materials)
- Silver surfing (technology literacy)
- Support groups
- Training for carers