About Making Memories Together:
o Evaluated on a grant awarded by the National Institute on Aging at NIH.
o Won 1st Place in the International Healing Arts Competition administered by the Society for the Arts in Healthcare.
o The first game to be patented for use with persons who have Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders.
o Featured on CBS TV's “Healthwatch”.
For every Making Memories Together game purchase, GENCO International, Inc will contribute 20% of the gross sales price to the Alzheimer's Association, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. The charitable sales promotion will continue through December 31, 2010. This contribution is not tax deductible.
GENCO International, Inc will not receive any compensation from the Alzheimer's Association for or relating to this promotion. You may obtain a copy of the Alzheimer's Association's most recent financial report by writing to it at 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601-7633 or by calling toll-free at 800-272-3900. All contracts and reports regarding the Alzheimer's Association are on file with the IL Attorney General.
Making Memories Together® is an award winning noncompetitive board game
designed for persons with major memory disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease. Families
are instructed on how to create individualized Memory Cards that help tap into pockets of
preserved memories for the memory impaired individual, thereby improving the quality of
visits. The game cannot reverse the progression of Alzheimer's disease, but it does
enhance the quality of life for the affected individual by making visits by family and friends
more comfortable and enjoyable. Families enjoy involving members of all age groups in
the fun and creative intergenerational process of making the Memory Cards. Materials for
creating the Memory Cards are included with the game, along with extensive tips and
techniques for making the game engaging for all involved. The Memory Cards, with their
personal pictures and stories about the person with memory problems, attract volunteers
and enable staff to know the patient as a person. In the end, families find they have created
a rich biography of their loved one in the form of a game—a highly valued treasure they will
The cost of Making Memories Together is $49.95 + $7.50 for shipping, handling and any taxes.