Become a Volunteer
The Alzheimer's Association counts on some 35,000 volunteers nationwide. Help us achieve our vision of creating a world without Alzheimer's disease while optimizing quality of life for people who are affected by dementia-related disorders. Volunteer opportunities can accommodate a variety of interests and skills.
Whether you can spare only a couple of hours a week or can make a more significant time commitment, we hope you will consider joining this very special community of people passionate about making a difference.
Volunteers are needed throughout the service territory for a variety of positions. We offer several volunteer opportunities to accommodate different interests and schedules.
LEXINGTON OFFICE VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED
The Lexington Office, located at 465 E High Street, Suite 200, is currently looking for volunteers to represent the association at local health fairs. Volunteers will attend community health fairs as a representative of the Chapter to further awareness of Alzheimer's disease and services available through the Chapter. For further information, click here.
The Lexington Office is also looking for volunteers for our Speaker's Bureau. Those volunteers would promote awareness of Alzheimer's disease and the Alzheimer's Association to the general public and professionals. For more information, please click here.
Please contact April Stauffer at (895)266-5283 for further information.
Ongoing needs include the following:
Office Assistant – provide support and assistance to Chapter staff by completing general office duties.
Education Representative – promote awareness of Alzheimer’s disease and the Alzheimer’s Association through public speaking and staffing educational displays
Support Group Leader – facilitate a support group for caregivers
Leadership – serve on the Board of Directors, Regional Advisory Councils or a Chapter committee to assist the chapter in advancing its mission
Regional Advisory Council Member - act as an ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Association and extend the Association’s voice/presence in the community, keep informed of community trends and needs, participate in the mission, vision, strategic plan and development plan process, and share individual expertise with the organization. Group meets six times per year. There are RAC’s in the Louisville, Lexington and Evansville communities.
Walk to End Alzheimer's – Serve on a planning committee, register a team or lend a hand on Walk day!
Alzheimer’s Advocate – become a voice for persons with dementia. Advocate for reforms or improvements through activities related to local, state, and national legislation and public policies to better serve the needs of affected persons, families and caregivers.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer with our organization, please contact the regional office nearest to you or fill out the application and send it back to the office nearest you.
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