Langdon Place of Keene
LANGDON PLACE OF KEENE RAISES NEARLY $6000 FOR THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S®2/7/2023
Walk to End Alzheimer’s is Largest Fundraiser Dedicated to Alzheimer’s Care, Support and Research
[Keene, NH] – Langdon Place of Keene, located at 136A Arch Street in Keene, New Hampshire, announced today that it raised nearly $6,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s®. The Langdon Place of Keene community for seniors provides 73 assisted living apartments, a skilled rehabilitation unit, as well as a cozy, secure memory care community with 24 private studios offering specialized programming and activities.
Eight participants from Langdon Place of Keene joined the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s® in the fight to end Alzheimer’s disease. Langdon Place of Keene raised the third most funds of any of the affiliated Genesis centers nationwide. In 2022, Genesis affiliates raised over $140,000 company-wide and has continued to add to their lifetime achievement level of $2,000,000+ for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
“I am continually inspired by the participants at Langdon Place of Keene for joining in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s,” said Chief Operating Officer, Melissa Powell. “This year, Genesis also made a $25,000 donation so the Alzheimer’s Association will be able to provide much needed education, support services and care to families affected by this devastating disease, as well as fund critically-needed Alzheimer’s research.”
More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease – a leading cause of death in the United States. Additionally, more than 11 million family members and friends provide care to people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The dedication of centers like the Langdon Place of Keene helps the Alzheimer’s Association continue to move forward with its vision of a world without Alzheimer’s and all other dementia.
To learn more about the Langdon Place of Keene, please visit www.genesishcc.com/langdonplacekeene.
About Genesis HealthCare
Genesis HealthCare is a holding company with subsidiaries that, on a combined basis, provide services to skilled nursing facilities and assisted/senior living communities. The Company also specializes in contract rehabilitation therapy, respiratory therapy, physician services, staffing services and accountable care. Visit our website at www.genesishcc.com.
Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®
The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer care, support and research. Since 1989, the Alzheimer’s Association mobilized millions of Americans in the Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk®; now the Alzheimer’s Association is continuing to lead the way with Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s.
The Alzheimer’s Association is a worldwide voluntary health organization dedicated to Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Our mission is to lead the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia®. Visit alz.org or call 800.272.3900.