State of Florida Dementia Caregiver Survey

On behalf of the State of Florida, the Department of Elder Affairs, and the State Health Improvement Plan Priority Area 1, please share this survey with caregivers. Florida has the second-highest prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) with over 580,000 residents with a diagnosis. ADRD does not only affect the individual but also those who […]

Interesting Facts

  Here are some interesting facts about older adults: Only 3.6% of people over 65 years old are in nursing homes. Elderly men are likely to live with a spouse while elderly women are more likely to live alone.   4 in 5 older adults will battle at least one chronic condition or illness such […]