GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (ABC 4)-According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 6 million Americans live with the disease. Dementia Friends is an international movement to increase awareness and understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

During AARP Real Possibilities, Joy Spahn, a member of Dementia Friends, discusses the differences between Alzheimer’s and related dementias and discusses the growing movement.

Watch in the video player above!

Learn more about Dementia Friends on the organization’s website.

(Sponsored by AARP Michigan)