ACT on Alzheimer’s Chanhassen

About Our ACT Community

Since November 2015, 18 members of the Chanhassen community from various sectors have been meeting monthly as an ACT on Alzheimer’s ACTion Team.

Snapshot of Activities

  • Held community kick-off with County Commissioners, Mayor of Chanhassen, sector representatives, Alzheimer’s Association, Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging, and potential Action team members.
  • Completed 27 community sector surveys.
  • Hosted two focus groups for people living at home with mild-to-moderate memory loss and their care partners to obtain their insights into what a dementia friendly community looks like.
  • Have reached approximately 100 community residents in awareness efforts.

Resources, News and Events

ACT Chanhassen Community Discussion flyer
March 2, 2017 6 – 7:30 pm

In the News

Chan Among 10 Communities Awarded Grants for "Dementia Friendly" Efforts
April 25, 2016, Chanhassen Villager

Action Community Team Contact 

Jennifer Anderson
janderson@co.carver.mn.us