Association Comprendre la Maladie d’Alzheimer (A.C.M.A.)

Membership Development Programme

A.C.M.A. (Association Comprendre la Maladie d’Alzheimer) – Cameroon was founded by Edith Emery and Norbert Ngalaha in 2017 and joined the ADI Membership Development Programme in 2019.

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
  • Counselling
  • Dementia Care Training
  • Educational events
  • Meaningful engagements/activities
  • Memory cafés
  • Resources (fact sheets, reading materials)
  • Seminars/Webinars/Workshops
  • Silver surfing (technology literacy)
  • Support groups
  • Training for carers