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The Alzheimer’s Association - Greater Michigan Chapter, was founded in 1981. We are a private, non-profit, voluntary health organization and one of over 70 chapters across the United States. The Greater Michigan Chapter is headquartered in Southfield, with offices in Alpena, Flint, Grand Rapids, Marquette, Midland and Traverse City and covers 60 counties. Services are available to more then 140,000 individuals and their families who have Alzheimer's disease or other related dementias.

VISION
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

MISSION
To eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.


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The Greater Michigan Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations, and 78 percent of the funds raised by the Chapter are used for programs, services and research efforts.

 


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.