September marks the global World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign to raise awareness and challenge stigma. To commemorate World Alzheimer’s Month. Alzheimer’s Pakistan organized an awareness lecture at Mehboob College of Psychotherapy, Peshawar.
on 23rd September 2022. Mr. Mian Atiq Executive Member from KPK, Alzheimer’s Pakistan delivered the lecture to public health students and informed the participants about Dementia & its prevalence, Alzheimer’s Pakistan and its services. He highlighted the Alzheimer’s Care Services available in Pakistan and spoke on the support options available for those living with Dementia and their care givers. He also informed the participants about the Dementia Friends Movement and how could the students participate in this campaign.
The session was followed by Question & Answer session and discussion.