What is the difference between Alzheimer's disease and dementia? What do medications for Alzheimer's disease actually do? How do you spell Alz….?"
400,000 Pennsylvanians have a dementia diagnosis and even more have questions. The Alzheimer's Association has the time and expertise to help provide the answers you need.
Through our 24/7 Helpline, the Alzheimer's Association provides reliable information and support to people with memory loss, caregivers, health care professionals and the public. Call toll-free anytime day or night at 1.800.272.3900.
Their highly trained and knowledgeable staff can help you with:
- Understanding memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer's
- Information about medications and other treatment options
- General information about aging and brain health
- Skills to provide quality care and help to find the best care from professionals
- Legal, financial and living-arrangement decisions
The Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline also features:
- Confidential care consultation provided by master's level clinicians who can help with decision-making support, crisis assistance and education on issues families face every day
- Help in a caller's preferred language using our translation service that features over 17 languages and dialects
- Referrals to local community programs, services and ongoing support
- Translation services for over 170 languages and dialects.
It takes time to talk about Alzheimer’s. We have the time.