How Can Second Wind Dreams Help Your Organization?

Second Wind Dreams helps change the perception of aging through our work below. Through our legacy programs like VDT, DREAMS, and Dementia Interpreters we equip our communities with the tools to be active participants in their families dementia care. Join us as we continue our important work in providing dementia care, support, and research.


​Second Wind Dreams® award-winning Dreams Program sheds light on the positive aspects of aging.

Virtual Dementia Tour

The VDT is the evidence-based simulation that enables people to personally experience the challenges of living with
dementia by “walking in their shoes.”

Empathic Transitions

To engage individuals and families, through the many seasons of our lives and build a legacy for generations to come.


DACE finds measurable outcomes in dementia care, especially in the areas of competency, sensitivity, empathy, dignity and respect.

Dementia Interpreters

The Dementia Interpreter course is designed to enable participants to understand people living with dementia.

Autism Reality Experience

Autism Reality Experience temporarily alters participants’ physical and sensory abilities using sensory tools and instruction.

Nursing Home Grants

See if your elder care community is eligible for a grant to receive staff in-service training and so much more.

Your Donation Helps Fund Dreams

Commit to "Changing the Perception of Aging" and donate to Second Wind Dreams today! Help us continue our efforts to create more empathetic care, fulfilling elders' dreams, and continue research for those who suffer from dementia. Every dollar you give benefits those affected by dementia.

From face-to-face support and online education programs to promising worldwide research initiatives, your donation makes a difference.