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Cleveland Area Chapter - what we do and how we help

Since 1980, the Cleveland Area Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association has provided free care and support services to individuals and their families living in cities including Ashtabula, Cleveland, Mentor, Avon, Lorain and beyond. We operate in a spirit of inclusiveness and welcome the power of diversity, especially the underserved. What we do and how we help - it's all here

The Alzheimer's Association Cleveland Area Chapter serves Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake and Lorain counties. We help all those facing Alzheimer's disease and other dementia by providing support groups and educational resources, while advancing crucial research and public policy initiatives.

Our mission: 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.

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.® 


Financial Information

The Alzheimer's Association is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization.  Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations. The chapter uses 77% of funds raised for programs, services and research efforts.

Impact report

See how the Cleveland Area Chapter is making an impact on local care and support and national funding for reseach. View our current impact report.

Contact Us

Our 24/7 Helpline serves people with memory loss, caregivers, health care professionals and the public, providing reliable information and support to all who need assistance. Call us toll-free anytime day or night at 800.272.3900.

Our offices are temporarily closed. When reopened our hours will remain
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office locations

23215 Commerce Park, Suite 300
Beachwood, OH 44122

37309 Harvest Dr.
Avon, OH 44011

Chapter Staff



Lindsay Walker, Executive Director 

Development Department

Seana Dailey, Senior Manager Development
Kathryn Dann, Walk Manager
Kelsey R. Ott, Walk Director
Liv Passe, Walk Manager

Care and Support Services Department

Rebecca Hall, Program Director
Mary Ertle, Program Manager
Linsay Brandenstein, Support Groups
Adina Wolf, Grants Administration Specialist

State Advocacy 

Trey Addison, State Public Policy Director 
Steve Olding, State Advocacy Manager

State Communications

Edwina Blackwell-Clark, Director Communications


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