Connect with us for support
The Alzheimer’s Association of Greater PA is here to support the community we serve. In addition to being a leader in research aimed at the global fight for a world without Alzheimer’s, our organization provides services and information to those affected in PA. Whether you need information about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, or need support as a caregiver, the Alzheimer's Association is here to help.
- We provide 24/7 access to reliable information and support through our toll-free hotline – 1-800-272-3900
- Visit our caregiver center for information on early-stage, middle-stage or late-stage caregiving
- Join our online community. Share your stories and gain access to groups for emotional support (Facebook, Twitter, Support Groups, Education)
10 Ways to Support the Caregivers You Know
~ Provide assistance in getting them connected with a support group.
~ Send flowers or a holiday card.
~ Give them some free time off, if possible, to alleviate stress.
~ Encourage them to connect with the Caregivers Message Board Forum or Blog.
~ Volunteer to take care of a household chore for the Caregiver.
~ Provide them with training or informational resources.
~ Provide respite care services to give the Caregiver some time to relax.
~ Make a donation in honor of the Caregiver.
~ Help them employ relaxation techniques.
~ Help them manage financial or legal matters related to care.
24-hour Helpline 800-272-3900
The Helpline can accommodate more than 170 languages and dialects.