The DEANA Foundation, named after Deana Alves, has been established to help middle class families with the overwhelming costs of care-giving for a loved one with dementia. Diagnosed at age 50, Deana’s family learned early on that resources for the middle class were few and far between. Please visit our about page to learn more about this wonderful foundation.


Deana’s Journey

Deana was diagnosed with a rare form of dementia at the young age of 50. Within a few short years of her diagnosis, her disease had progressed to the point of needing constant supervision and care. Read more >

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A Call For Volunteers As a new organization, we couldn’t do it without all of our volunteers. Can you lend a hand? Your creativity? Time? The Deana Foundation is in... more >