Welcome to the I CAN! I WILL! Library

I CAN! I WILL! is a library of ideas to help people around the world stand up and speak out about Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.

These ideas, which raise awareness about dementia and help to erase the stigma, have been contributed by people just like you - people with dementia, care partners, medical professionals, volunteers and advocates - so that you can learn from their experiences and they can learn from you.

Browse the books in the idea library.

At the top of this page, click on a book link that best represents you. Read and find one or two ideas that interest you. Say I CAN! I WILL! to using the idea to raise awareness about dementia or as a best practice in your life. Feel free to browse through all the books for more great ideas!

Contribute an idea to the library.

There are many ways to stand up and speak out about dementia. What are yours? Share your ideas: your personal best practices, family conversations, local programs, community events and more.

Comment on an idea.

If you tried one of the ideas from the library, let everyone know how it worked. Find the original idea in the library and leave your comments. What went well? What would you do differently? Let us know!

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