Join the Walk to End Alzheimers

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Join the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, June 15th in Bunning Park.

The event is set to include a BBQ, Kid’s Games, Raffles and a Promise Garden.

Event Information

Registration at 9 AM
Ceremony at 10 AM
Walk at 10:30 AM

Deer Trail Assisted Living will provide FREE lunch after the walk as well as raffles and carnival games for children!

The YELLOW flower represents walkers who are currently caring for or supporting someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Who will be holding a yellow flower with us on Walk day?

The ORANGE flower represents walkers who want to see a world without Alzheimer’s or dementia. Who will be holding an orange flower with us on Walk day?

The PURPLE flower represents walkers who have lost a loved one to Alzheimer’s or dementia. Who will be holding a purple flower with us on Walk day?

The BLUE flower represents walkers who have Alzheimer’s or dementia. Who will be holding a blue flower with us on Walk day?

We support you.

Alzheimer’s Facts

  • Alzheimer’s is the nation’s largest under-recognized public health crisis. That is why we are working hard to provide care and support to those in need., to educate and raise awareness of Alzheimer’s and to accelerate research.
  • Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States.
  • More Americans than ever – an estimated 5.8 million – are living with Alzheimer’s, and this number is expected to rise to nearly 14 million by 2050.
  • Between 2000 and 2017 deaths from heart disease have decreased 9% while deaths from Alzheimer’s have increased 145%.
  • 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or another dementia.  It kills more than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined.
  • Total payments for healthcare, long-term care and hospice for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias are projected to increase from $290 billion in 2019 to more than $1.1 trillion in 2050.
  • Every 65 seconds someone in the United States develops the disease.

Please walk with us in Rock Springs on Saturday, June 15, 2019 to help find a cure for
this deadly and heartbreaking disease.


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