Welcome to the Press Room of the Alzheimer's Association California Central Chapter. Please feel free to use any of the information on this site in your story. We are a non-profit endeavoring to provide services to those living with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, their families and caregivers. Whenever appropriate please cite our 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900 and www.alz.org as a resources for families and the community.
Reporter and advertising inquiries can be directed to:
Vice President of Advancement and Communications
Guidelines for the Media
Media inquiries: 805.892.4259, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All news media representatives (whether by email, on the telephone or in person) should identify themselves and the organization they represent.
Inquiries for interviews, information or other media needs (hi-res photos, b-roll footage, other images or statistics and background information), should be made by contacting Mitchel Sloan. He will also help you contact physician, family or other Chapter spokespeople.
About the Chapter
The Alzheimer’s Association California Central Chapter covers Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Kern counties, with offices in Santa Barbara (headquarters), Santa Maria, Camarillo, San Luis Obispo and Bakersfield. We offer a 24-hour Helpline 800.272.3900 for families in crisis, and free support and education programs specifically targeted to families and professionals caring for those with Alzheimer's or other dementia.
Alzheimer's Facts and Figures
- 2015 State Public Policy Platform
- 2014 California Fact Sheet
- 2014 Alzheimer's Facts and Figures
- Women and Alzheimer's Factsheet
- Virtual Library at the Alzheimer's Association Green-Field Library
- What is Alzheimer's and 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
- Alzheimer's Myths and Facts
- Latest Research Advances
- Read more facts and figures at www.alz.org/facts