Ensuring African and Caribbean people with dementia, there carers, family and care workers have access to culturally appropriate emotional support, spiritual support, activities and therapies for a better quality of life.
Rosa Parks is known as “the Mother of the Freedom Movement,” after being arrested for refusing to give up her seat on the bus and beginning the civil rights movement. She wrote an autobiography and continued to live a quiet life before being diagnosed with and later passing from, Alzheimer’s
B. Smith (Barbara Smith)
Famous former model, restaurateur and decorator Smith, 64, became a fixture on style pages and in magazines in the mid-'80s, when she turned a successful modeling career with platinum agency Wilhlemina into a series of cookbooks, decorating books and, for a while, a magazine published by American Express. She also hosted a syndicated television show, B. Smith with Style. Smith began to be referred to as the Black Martha Stewart.