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Northwest Region

AFTD Thanks Our Volunteers!

In honor of National Volunteer Appreciation Week (April 7-13), the staff of AFTD would like to thank all our amazing volunteers for donating their time and talents in support of our mission! To learn more about becoming an AFTD volunteer,…


Seattle, WA Meet & Greet

Join AFTD Northwest Regional Coordinator Volunteer Joanne Linerud and AFTD Board Member Michael Stowell for an informal gathering in Seattle to meet others in your community whose lives have been affected by FTD. An RSVP by December 7th would be…


Food for Thought 2018

Food for Thought is a grassroots fundraising and awareness campaign focusing on food and FTD education. Held the last week of September through the first week of October, FFT encompasses World FTD Awareness Week. During this time, people across the…


For Families Like Ours

After Joanne Linerud’s mother Sylvia was diagnosed with FTD, AFTD offered information, access to a growing national network of support, and Comstock Respite grants. Joanne was about to “piece together a team of support” for her family’s journey. Joanne chose…