Who We Are
The Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research for more than five million Americans living with Alzheimer’s in the United States and the people who care for them. The national organization, which was founded in 1980 by a group of caregivers, is the largest private supporter of Alzheimer’s research.
According to the latest Alzheimer’s Association Facts and Figures report, North Carolina is home to more than 170,000 individuals living with Alzheimer’s and almost half a million unpaid caregivers. The Eastern North Carolina chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association is responsible for providing programs and support services, information, referral, education and advocacy to the 51 counties of Eastern North Carolina.
Areas We Serve
The Alzheimer's Association - Eastern North Carolina serves the following counties:
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.
A world without Alzheimer's disease.