Did you know: In 2012, the Alzheimer's Association-Greater Michigan Chapter, a national voluntary health care organization, utilized over 900 volunteer to facilitate their programs, services and special events.
Did you know: In 2012, the Greater Michigan Chapter volunteers provided approximately 12,933 hours of service as support group leaders, helpline counselors, speakers, direct care workers and special event workers with a total value of approximately $266,807.00.
Did you know: In 2011, 64.3 million volunteers provided 8 billion hours of service valued at $171 million in the United States.
Did you know: The GMC volunteers consist of family members, former caregivers, students, retirees, individuals with early stage memory loss and the general public.
Did you know: The Alzheimer's Association needs volunteers for: Harry L. Nelson Helpline, Direct Care, Health Fairs, Special Events, Data Entry, Speaking, Clerical, Minds on Art and Support Groups.
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The Alzheimer’s Association – Greater Michigan Chapter has many opportunities available for volunteers. Explore the possibilities....
Volunteers Needed - We Need You!
If you have volunteered in the past or are trying to get involved for the first time........ We welcome and need you!
The Alzheimer's Association-Greater Michigan Chapter depends on thousands of volunteers to help answering phones, computer/data processing needs, helping at our special events throughout the year, and many other critical functions that provide the assistance to help us achieve our mission. Our vision is creating a world without Alzheimer's disease while optimizing the quality of life for people who are affected by dementia-related disorders.
Whether you can devote a couple of hours a week, a month or make a more significant time commitment we hope you will consider joining our team of caring and passionate people helping us to make a difference.
The Greater Michigan Chapter has many different areas of needs and opportunity. Please take a few minutes and browse through the different volunteer descriptions below.