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The National Capital Area Chapter offers a heartfelt "Thank You!" to our fantastic team of volunteers who work tirelessly to deliver education programs, lead supports groups, be a resource at community events, plan and participate in our fundraisers, advocate for people with Alzheimer's and dementia, their families and caregivers, and assist our staff. You are making a difference in the fight to end Alzheimer's!


Interested in joining our volunteer team? Contact Ben Donnelly at 703.766.9007 or bedonnelly@alz.org.


Volunteer Opportunities   Support Group Facilitator Opportunities
 
Volunteer Training
   
Volunteer Portal (current volunteers)



     The Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter relies on dedicated volunteers to help us in our efforts to achieve a world without Alzheimer's. The Chapter values the generosity and the active choice of individuals to give their time, knowledge, skills, expertise, leadership and compassion to volunteer service with the Alzheimer’s Association.

Whether you can spare only a few hours or you can make a more significant time commitment, we hope you will consider sharing your time and talent.  There are many opportunities to serve throughout the year.  We can find the right fit for your interests and skills!

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in becoming an advocate and/or a Walk Committee member, please visit the links above.

If you are interested in our other volunteer opportunities, please complete your online volunteer application here.

If you prefer, download the NCA Chapter Volunteer Application.
(This application is a Word document with fillable fields. The document may contain fields that are not compatible with certain operating systems. If you have difficulty, e-mail bedonnelly@alz.org)
 

Become a volunteer Support Group Facilitator

Volunteer Support Group Facilitators help group participants develop coping methods and encourage caregivers to maintain their personal, physical and emotional health. Support groups provide a place for friends and family to share valuable information, caregiving tips and concerns throughout the Alzheimer's journey.

Download the Support Group Facilitator Job Description and Requirements.

Complete your online support group leader application here.

If you prefer, download the Support Group Facilitator Application
(This application is a Word document with fillable fields. The document may contain fields that are not compatible with certain operating systems. If you have difficulty, e-mail bedonnelly@alz.org).

 

NCA Volunteer Training

All Chapter volunteers will receive orientation to the Alzheimer's Association mission and vision, and to the programs and services offered by the NCA Chapter. All volunteers are asked to complete the online courses Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters and The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s. Additional training is provided based on volunteer assignments.


Please send your completed volunteer application to:

Ben Donnelly
Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter
3701 Pender Drive, Suite 400
Fairfax, VA 22030
bedonnelly@alz.org


THANK YOU FOR JOINING OUR VOLUNTEER TEAM!


 

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.