Who we are
The Alzheimer's Association Central Ohio Chapter serves those living in Marion, Columbus, Delaware, Circleville and all the cities across our 14-county service area. We help all those facing Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias by providing support groups and educational resources, while advancing crucial research and public policy initiatives. The Alzheimer's Association Central Ohio Chapter is committed to meeting the needs of people affected by Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia through family and clinical support, education, advocacy and research.
The Central Ohio Chapter is supported in part by the Ohio Department of Aging, Franklin County Office on Aging, Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging, Franklin County Senior Options, Council for Older Adults of Delaware and Union County Seniors Services. Funding for our programs and services is achieved through individual, foundation and corporate support as well as fundraising events.
All services are provided without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin or ancestry.
Our mission: To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement 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®.
The Alzheimer’s Association provides care and support
The Alzheimer’s Association provides services to Central Ohio community. Our support groups are led by staff and volunteers and are offered regularly. Our education programs for the general public, both online and in person, feature information on topics such as diagnosis, warning signs, communication, living with Alzheimer’s disease and caregiving techniques. Find a support group or educational program near you
Advocating for those who can't
The Alzheimer’s Association advocates for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer’s
The Association is the leading voice for Alzheimer's disease advocacy, making the need for Alzheimer’s care, education and research is heard at every level of government, including Columbus, Ohio. Become an advocate.
The Alzheimer’s Association accelerates research across the globe
As the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research, the Association is committed to accelerating the global progress toward methods of treatment, prevention and ultimately, a cure.
The Alzheimer's Association Central Ohio Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)3 nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and fundations. The chapter uses more than 75 percent of our funds raised for programs, services and research efforts.
Learn more about the history of the Alzheimer’s Association