The Deeper Window Association

The Deeper Window Association – A Veteran founded 501(c)3 Organization

Our Mission

The Deeper Window Association is dedicated to help families navigate dementia with proactive courage and authentic hope. The Association will offer services and social engagement programs to those living with dementia and support for their care partners through support groups, education and resources.

The Association was founded by Rear Admiral (Retired) Jose’ H. Belardo, MSW, JD and his wife, Elaine Belardo, BSN after Jose’ was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s at the age of 50.

Our Programs

The Deeper Window Association’s signature program, is a non medical social engagement program for people in the early to middle stages of dementia. The program will focus on dementia empowerment through peer engagement, music, art, drama, community service, and cognitive stimulation with hot lunches served.


5th Annual Sweet Exchange – 12 Hour Bake Sale our biggest success to date!

Let’s Roll with Sister Vicki- Mobile Respite

Meet at 729 Pennsylvania Ave., Leavenworth, KS 66048 on Tuesdays at 11:00am until 3:30pm to explore museums and parks and have a snack!

Our Place-Leavenworth

A one day a week social engagement program is The Deeper Window Associations signature program. Meeting every week on Thursdays from 11:00am to 3:30pm, hot lunch provided at 729 Pennsylvania Ave., Leavenworth, KS 66048


Support usually comes in the form of donations and volunteering and we are blessed by both.

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The 5th Annual Sweet Exchange 12 hour Bake Sale for The Alzheimer’s Longest Day Fundraiser

SATURDAY 18 June, 2022


729 Pennsylvania Ave.

Leavenworth, Kansas 66048