Leannah has Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) and has had to live in assisted living since 2013. FTD is a degenerative brain disease, for more information see http://www.theaftd.org.
Leannah was diagnosed in 2009 with FTD. We had been noting symptoms for many years prior to the diagnosis, but it was her poor recovery from a bicycle accident in 2008 which led to an extensive medical investigation. Leannah and to retire in 2009.
Leannah is one of the more active residents at Copper Ridge (http://copperridge.org
). She participates in many activities. She loves getting letters from her friends. A short letter typed in a large typeface (e.g. 18 pts) is best.