Stichting Alzheimer en Overige Dementieën Suriname was founded in 2017 and has been a member of ADI since 2019.
The association is based in Paramaribo, Suriname.
The association is proud of its hands-on training courses for caregivers, as well as its close working relationship with the Ministry of Health and PAHO and its annual dementia awareness walk, titled “Holding a torch for those who live in the shadows”.
Some of the services provided by the association include:
- Dementia Care Training
- Educational events
- Memory cafés
- Resources (fact sheets, reading materials)
- Support groups
- Training for carers