Join a Walk
Home | News | Events | Press | Contact  

About UseNewsletterMessage BoardsAction CenterAdvocateWalk to End Alzheimer’sShopDonate

Find your chapter:

search by state

In My Community
Text Size controlsNormal font sizeMedium font sizeLarge font size

2016 Caregiver Conference

October 11, 2016:  Doors open at 4pm, Presentation begins at 6pm.
Location: Frederick Fairgrounds EventPlex and Building 13
Speakers: Larry Arthur and Jennifer Fitzpatrick
Prior to the presentation, you will have access to vendor displays and more than 75 local senior care resources in a preview of the Annual Elder Expo.  Space is limited, Register Today!  Please call 301.696.0808 or email:
Click here for more details.

12th Annual Upper Shore Dementia Caregivers Conference
November 1, 2016 from 8am to 1pm at Heron Point in Chestertown. Registration is now open!  Cost: Caregivers - Free; Health Care Professionals $35 (includes materials, breakfast and CEUs).  Click here to register today.  View brochure.

12th Annual Pythias A. and Virginia I. Jones African-American Community Forum on Memory Loss

November 5, 2016 from 8am to 3pm at Coppin State University, Talon Center.  Registration is now open!  This forum will inform the community about memory loss, supportive services for caregivers, the promise of research and how to get involved to help conquer this disease.  Registration closes October 28th.

For more information, please visit us here.


Western Maryland Conference for Professionals & Caregivers

November 16, 2016, 8am to 12:30pm at Mount St. Mary's University, Frederick Conference Center  Registration is now open!  This event is for family caregivers and health professionals to be updated on the latest research and studies on managing the effects of Alzheimer's, the costliness of the disease, caregiver stress and difficult behaviors. Category I Social Work CEUs are available for professionals licensed in Maryland. Cost: $10 Attendee; $35 Social Worker seeking CEUs; No fee Student (full-time, related field of study, limited number), No fee DCC Member (A limit of 5 individuals per organization). Click here to register today!  Registration closes November 4th. View brochure.


Alzheimer's Association Annual Dementia Conference

Hold the Date - Friday, April 21, 2017

The Alzheimer's Association Annual Dementia Conference is for individuals with dementia and all members of their care team; including family, friends, other caregivers and professionals.


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.