AFTD’s “Food for Thought” Campaign for FTD Awareness



Food for Thought (FFT) is a grassroots campaign held during FTD Awareness Week, October 4th-11th. Food for Thought’s goal is to raise funds to fight FTD, while raising awareness across the country.

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CT FTD Support Group Meeting Tomorrow

Date/Time: Sunday, July 19th, 1:00-2:30pm

Location: Arden Courts Memory Care, 45 South Rd, Farmington, CT.

The CT FTD Foundation has a support group meeting for all caregiver’s and families/friends who have a loved one diagnosed with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD).

Courtyard-003The support group meetings are a chance for everyone to share their experiences and express concerns. It also gives a chance to share ideas that have worked for other caregivers going through the same experience. Meetings are informal. You are welcome to bring your loved one with FTD, Arden Courts will provide respite care in a separate room. Please just let us know in advance if your loved one will attend.

Meetings are the third Sunday of every month at Arden Courts Memory Care, 45 South Rd, Farmington, CT. Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm. Hosted by the CT FTD Foundation, meetings are free. For more information contact

CT FTD Foundation Golf Tournament – August 21st

The 3rd Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, August 21, 2015 at the Lyman Orchards Golf Club.

According to the Foundation web site, “registration is $140 per person and can be done online or by check.  Checks can be made payable to The CT FTD Foundation,Inc. PO Box 462 Marion, CT 06444.  Registration includes lunch,dinner, drink ticket and 6″apple pie.  There will be prizes for longest drive and closest to the pin!” Go to for more info and to register.
GolfThey are also looking for hole sponsors and raffle items.  Contact them at for more information.

With courses designed by legendary Hall of Fame architect Robert Trent Jones and Hall of Fame golfer Gary Player, Lyman Orchards’ championship golf courses are both ranked among the best in the Northeast.

Not a golfer? Tickets for just the dinner are $40.