5.4 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease, battling profound isolation and social disengagement

We pair college students with dementia residents for weekly 1-to-1 visits

12 College Chapters

300+ Student Volunteers

5500+ Volunteer Hours

 
 
 
Students are trained to befriend those with dementia, learn about the person beneath the disease--their passions, their story--and focus on discovering new ways to make the most of the present. 
You may wear a backpack rather than a jet-pack, but you'll be surprised how far your smile can go!