The Alzheimer’s Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter is a private, non-profit organization funded through contributions from individuals and businesses. The Chapter also receives funds from the Lucas County Senior Services Levy, which is administered by the Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio, Inc., the State of Ohio Alzheimer's Respite Line Item which is administered by the Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio, Inc; Area Agency on Aging, 3; and Ohio District 5, Area Agency on Aging.
The Northwest Ohio Chapter is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors composed of local health care professionals, service providers, business leaders and family caregivers.
On December 31, 2001, the North Central Ohio Chapter (Mansfield), and the West Central Ohio Chapter (Lima), merged into and with the Northwest Ohio Chapter. In 2006, the Northwest Ohio Chapter opened an office in Findlay. In 2007, the Chapter opened a second adult day center in eastern Lucas County, serving residents of east Toledo and surrounding communities. Headquartered in Toledo, the Northwest Ohio Chapter serves more than 38,000 families in 24 counties in Northwest Ohio.Our Mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the enhancement 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.Our Vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.
The Northwest Ohio Chaper is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations. The Chapter uses approximately 78% of all funds raised for programs, services and research efforts.