WHEN: Saturday, 10-16-2021 8:00 AM Event Start 9:00 AM Walk Start
WHERE: Lake Walk Town Center 4107 Lake Atlas Dr. College Station, TX 77807
More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease – a leading cause of death in the United States. Additionally, more than 11 million family members and friends provide care to people living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
In Texas alone, there are more than 400,000 people living with the disease and well over one million usually unpaid caregivers.
The 2021 Walk offers a great opportunity for media to follow Alzheimer’s
storylines and the disease’s impact on Bryan and College Station area residents.
●The personal impact of Alzheimer’s on local families
●The additional challenges for Alzheimer’s caregivers during the pandemic
●Personal reasons/motivations for participating in Walk