programs and services
Dementia and Driving Resource Center
The new online Dementia and Driving Resource Center helps caregivers prepare for difficult conversations about safety concerns related to driving. Videos on the site mimic potential scenarios caregivers may encounter. You can also find other safety resources in the Safety Center.
Caregiver Stress Check
Caregivers can often feel overwhelmed by their caregiving responsibilities. Take the Caregiver Stress Check to get tailored resources that can help.
Alzheimer’s Association’s essentiALZ™
Alzheimer’s Association’s essentiALZ™ is a new individual training and certification program that allows caregivers to learn more about Alzheimer’s and related dementias by taking an online training and an online exam to become certified by the Alzheimer’s Association. Be prepared, demonstrate knowledge and feel confident. Get certified, starting at $24.95 per individual.
Our 24/7 Helpline is staffed by master’s level clinicians who can help answer questions about every day issues related to Alzheimer’s disease. Call for information about local community programs, services and any ongoing support you may need.
Alzheimer’s Association Green-Field Library
Learn more about the disease through the Alzheimer’s Association Green-Field Library, the nation’s largest library and resource center devoted to increasing knowledge about Alzheimer’s and related dementias.
Nationwide chapter network
Our nationwide chapter network offers a wealth of information about local programs and services including support groups and educational workshops.
If you know someone who may benefit from any of these caregiving resources, please take a moment to forward this information or share it through Facebook and Twitter.
I hope you will join us in saluting the individuals who devote themselves to caring for someone with Alzheimer’s. These men and women are the unsung heroes of this epidemic.
Chief Strategy Officer
PS: In recognition of National Caregiver Month and to celebrate your efforts as a caregiver for someone with the disease, we are offering our discount coupon for their Caregiver Notebook - a valuable resource to help you as a caregiver. Visit alz.org/caregivernotebook and enter the coupon code, CARE2011, at checkout to receive your discount.