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ALZ Stars
Has GUARANTEED entries into the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for 2017.
Alzheimer’s Awareness license plates
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2016 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures
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ALZ Lobby
Internship Opening
Learn more about working with our Public Policy department during the winter semester.
Fighting Dementia through Joyful Living
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Live Webinar Series
Offered free at various times - topics range from general awareness to specific caregiving strategies. Register today!
audio conference
Educational Programs by Phone
The convenient alternative to attending programs onsite. Register today.
2016 Survey Results
2016 Illinois Survey Report
Read the complete report outlining the status of dementia policies in Illinois.
Become an AACR
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The Savvy Caregiver
Registration is limited to twelve participants and it’s free of charge.

 Education Events

 October 24, 2016 | Chicago
 Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
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 October 25, 2016 | Live Webinar
 Diagnosing Alzheimer’s: How To Prepare for the Appointment 
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 November 1, 2016 | Jacksonville
 Caregiver Stress: Relief, Acceptance and Empowerment 
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 November 2, 2016 | Aurora
 Your Service, Your Health, Our Focus 
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 November 5, 2016 | Chicago
 Dementia Conversations 
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 November 8, 2016 | Educational Programs by Phone
 Amazing Ways That Music Can Help People With Memory Loss 
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 November 9, 2016 | Shorewood
 Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
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 November 9, 2016 | Chester
 The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
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 November 10, 2016 | Anna
 Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
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 November 10, 2016 | Burr Ridge
 Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
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