Dementia Angels


Rita Anand, CEO & Founder

Rita AnandAging can be amazing. But it can also be a maze.....

Rita Anand is a woman with a clear and intrinsic desire to help seniors and those caring for them navigate that maze -- particularly if they find themselves struggling with issues relating to dementia, Alzheimer’s, health, care giving, advanced planning or hospice. A passionate advocate with incredible respect for the elderly, Rita is on a personal mission to use her vast professional education, skills and connections to provide a comprehensive buffet of services that help seniors enjoy and find peace in the “golden years.”

Rita’s certifications and background are as impressive as her desire to serve.  An Alzheimer’s and Dementia Trainer specializing in Memory Care . She is a valued consultant to assisted-living and long-term care facilities, retirement communities and home and adult day care facilities. She is Founder and President of Beyond Golden Era, LLC (, a company dedicated to educating care givers and healthcare professionals on how to effectively serve the elderly in aspects of their lives. 

Rita’s newest venture is Dementia Angels (, a premier information and services resource that personally aids and prepares clients for the varying physical, mental and emotional challenges inherent in the beginning, middle and end stages of Alzheimer’s and dementia.

Changes in family structure and an increase in long-distance retiring have resulted in many seniors living without family members nearby. Rita’s clients frequently describe her as not only an educator and precious resource, but as a “helpful daughter” as well. She details numerous stories of how the lives of her clients have been improved and/or saved by care giving assistance, depression screenings, household safety audits, second medical opinions, legal advice, prescription medicine reviews, and appropriate nutrition and exercise.
Fully recognizing that life is not a race, but a journey, Rita has dedicated her own life to guiding seniors through the magnificent, yet sometimes overwhelming, labyrinth of aging – helping them live safely and happily for as long as fate allows. Rita Lives with her husband and a dog. She has two daughters who are  heading towards medical school. She has been volunteering in many different aspects to learn, experience and assist in her life. She is working on her book too. She has published many articles and is teaching dementia & mental health classes with continuing education .

Rita is residing in Phoenix, Arizona with her husband and a dog.  Yoga, music , long walks and gardening are few of her favorite things to do in her spare time.  She has two daughters who are preparing for a career in medicine OR Call 1-888-297-6177