About Founders Place
Founders Place is an adult respite ministry that provides a safe, joyful, and caring environment for people living with dementia and other cognitive issues. We offer quality programming for participants, 8 hours of respite per week for caregivers, and engaging and meaningful volunteer opportunities.
The Growing Need for Memory Loss Respite Care
• 92,000 Alabamians currently have Alzheimer’s and the numbers are increasing with the fast growing 65+ “baby Boomer” population.
• More than 304,000 Alabamians serve as caregivers for someone with memory loss which takes both an emotional and financial toll.
• Locally, there is a shortage of respite care programs with many families placed on waiting lists.
Interested in learning more about Founders Place? Click the button below to register a loved one, to participate as a volunteer, or to contribute to our cause.Learn More About enrolling a loved one
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