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When you have questions about Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving or brain health, the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline has the answers. Staffed around-the-clock, our Master's level care consultants understand the disease and its impact, and connect callers to information and support whenever they need it.

Los Angeles office location
5670 Wilshire Blvd
Ste 1800
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Coachella Valley regional office
69730 Hwy. 111
Ste 100
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Chapter staff

Breena Gold - Executive Director:

Anne Gimbel - Regional Director (Coachella Valley):

Deborah O’Connor - Program Director, Southern California:

Linda Loera - Program & Education Specialist:

Yael Wyte - Program & Education Specialist:

Janet Gagnon - Director of Public Policy:

Kimberly Spiegel - Diversity Outreach Coordinator (Coachella Valley):

Allyson Laughlin - Director of Communications:

Yolanda Van Dyke - Director, Walk to End Alzheimer's:

Brian Welch - Manager, Walk to End Alzheimer's:

Daniela Sarmina - Manager, Walk to End Alzheimer's

Deana Mesa - Associate Director, Walks:

Maureen McNulty - Executive Donor Advisor, Major and Planned Gifts:

Megan Geist - Development Coordinator:

Kelsey Tierney - Development Assistant (PTA):

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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.