Diane Beckley Milner Archives

We hear you

June 2, 2022

Join us for a free breakfast to share your voice By: Diane Beckley Milner Memory loss is not a normal part of aging To see signs of memory loss in a loved one is a difficult situation for thousands of Wisconsin families. In the black community we have the utmost respect for our elders and… [Read More]

Milwaukee North Sunrise Rotary Club holds its fourth annual Christmas with Dignity Service Project

December 23, 2021

On Saturday, December 11, 2021 Milwaukee North Sunrise Rotary Club hosted its fourth annual Christmas with Dignity Service Project. Christmas with Dignity was designed as a social enterprise and community development project that places deeply discounted prices on brand named toys, clothing and books, making purchases affordable for lower income families. Partnering this year with… [Read More]

Courage in dementia caregiving

November 11, 2021

A perspective from a former caregiver By Diane Beckley Milner Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Alzheimer’s Association Wisconsin Chapter Navigating the caregiving journey November is National Family Caregiver’s Month. A caregiver’s burden is great, especially for those caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or dementia. I know first-hand the challenges of caregiving…. [Read More]