Alzheimer’s New Jersey

Last week, Deidre Gibbons of Alzheimer’s New Jersey, stopped by our Toms River home to present Alcoeur Gardens with a Certificate of Appreciation for our participation in the 2016 Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s this past September. Over 500,000 people in New Jersey are affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia, including 175,000 individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and […]

We did it! The Longest Day Fundraising Event at Alcoeur Gardens

We did it! Thanks to all of our residents, staff and families who made The Longest Day an awesome event! As part of the Rock-A-Bye Belles team, you’ve helped to raise millions for the Alzheimer’s Association. Around the world, thousands of teams joined in for this cause! A special recognition goes out to Johnny Herbert […]

The Longest Day Alzheimer’s Fundraising & Awareness with Alcoeur Gardens

On June 20, We are participating in The Longest Day, an event to honor the strength, passion and endurance of those facing Alzheimer’s disease. From sunrise to sunset, our team will invite all who want to remember the simpler days of the past, and we challenge them to ROCK and REST! Click Here to Support […]

Person-Centered Matters: Making Life Better for Someone Living With Dementia

The segment of this video that features a resident living in an Alcoeur Gardens home begins at time marker 2:58. This video beautifully portrays the lives of 5 people living with dementia and shows how person-centered care helps them live meaningful lives. Person-centered care helps make life better for someone living with dementia and for […]

Join Us on June 28th for the 7th Annual Motorcycle Ride for Alzheimers

Alcoeur Gardens is scheduled to be a participating vendor at the 7th Annual Ride for Alzheimer’s Sunday, June 28, 2015 Register: 9:30 AM – Kickstands up: 11:00 AM Enjoy a 50 mile scenic ride through southern Monmouth and Northern Ocean Counties Food, Beer, Music, Vendors, Trophies Ride Starts & Ends Knights of Columbus 401 Bartley […]

Still Alice explores living with younger-onset Alzheimer’s disease

Congratulations Julianne…Best Actress… Still Alice, which features an award-winning performance by actress Julianne Moore, addresses Alzheimer’s. The film is poised to attract attention because Alice, a baby boomer, isn’t elderly when she develops the disease. Approximately 200,000 Americans have younger-onset Alzheimer’s. Still Alice is a 2014 American drama film written and directed by Richard Glatzer […]