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Outshine the Darkness of Alzheimer's

The Longest Day® is the day with the most light – the summer solstice. Join us to fight Alzheimer's through a fundraising activity of your choice on a day that works for you.

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The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.

But we can't end Alzheimer's without your help.

June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month

During Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month in June, take charge of your brain health and join us in the fight to end Alzheimer’s and all other dementia.

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See "Unforgettable," An Alzheimer's Family Story

Don't miss "Unforgettable," a powerful stage play that showcases a family caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's. See upcoming performance dates and register for free tickets in a city near you.

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Dementia Resources for the LGBTQ+ Community

The LGBTQ+ community may face unique challenges related to Alzheimer's and dementia. See what resources are available and how the Association can provide support during Pride Month and beyond.

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Find a Support Group

We offer free in-person and virtual support groups for caregivers and people living with dementia. Get local resources and tips from a community who understands.

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Understand Treatment Options

Progress in Alzheimer's research has created promising new treatments. Learn about which drugs are available so you can discuss the options with a doctor.

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Take the Brain Tour

 Learn how Alzheimer's disease affects a person's memory and other brain functions in our interactive online tour.  

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Get Educated

Our free upcoming and on-demand ALZ Talks webinars provide education, information, news and resources on a variety of dementia and caregiving topics.

Our Efforts to End Alzheimer's and All Other Dementia

Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

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We Provide Care and Support

In 2023, the Alzheimer's Association provided care and support more than 6.5 million times through care consultations, support groups, education programs and more.

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We Accelerate Global Research

The Alzheimer's Association is currently investing more than $405 million in over 1,100 active best-of-field dementia projects in 56 countries, spanning six continents.

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We Advocate for Change

Advocacy by the Alzheimer's Association has increased the federal funding for Alzheimer's and dementia research to $3.8 billion annually — a more than seven-fold increase in the last decade.

Get Involved in the Fight to End Alzheimer's
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Don't Just Hope for a Cure

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Advocate for Public Policy Change

We Work for All Communities

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The Alzheimer's Association serves nearly 7 million Americans living with Alzheimer's and their over 11 million caregivers.

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The Association has a presence in all 50 states through our local chapter offices and collaborates with tribes and tribal organizations to address dementia.

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The Association partners with 30+ national and 900+ local organizations to address health inequities in underserved and underrepresented communities.

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