No stranger to long journeys on his bike (which he has nicknamed Floyd in honor of Charles Floyd of the Lewis and Clark Expedition), Thompson, at 67 years old, planned a daunting trip, a 12,000-mile trek along the perimeter of all 48 contiguous states. “Around 2013, I thought I should do one more long trip,” Thompson said. “I decided to do it for (the benefit of) a couple of causes.”
Finding out that you or a loved one is experiencing the early stages of dementia can be devastating and confusing. How do you know whether a person is having a momentary lapse of memory or whether there is truly cause for concern?
The Nursing Home Transition Program at The Ability Center, Toledo (ACT) has helped 815 people achieve independent living since the program was established in 2000.
The Ability Center, Toledo (ACT) has become an organization that focuses on helping those with disabilities to live independently within their communities.