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About us

The Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter is the primary source of information and support to the thousands of Connecticut residents dealing with the effects of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. With offices across the state in Norwalk, Norwich, New Milford, Hamden and our main office in Southington, we are able to offer our communities 24/7 multilingual Helpline support, Family Training Seminars, Care Consultation, Safe Return training, Support Groups and Educational programs for both healthcare professionals and caregivers. The Chapter has influenced Public Policy changes and has provided support to dementia research in the hope of finding a cure

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 disease.

Learn about the latest Alzheimer's statistics in Connecticut

Connecticut General Assembly - Report of the Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

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Financial information

The Connecticut Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations.

FY14 Audit Report

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Board of directors – Connecticut Chapter 

Betty Brennan - Chair
Molly Rees Gavin - Vice Chair, CCCI
Dr. Daniel Wollman - Treasurer, Center for Comprehensive Care, LLC
Al Gatti - Immediate Past Chair, Czepiga Daly Pope
Kathy Butler, Retired, IBM
Marissa Crean, The Hartford
Robert Dinerstein
Barbara I. Ellis
Lisa Fekete, Modern Woodcrafts
Richard Fisher, Esq., Nemchek and Poeschl
Roy Friedman, Standard Oil
Ed Mercadante, MedOptions
Dr. Allison Ostroff
Alan Paperny,Target Logistics
Maisie Russell, Travelers
Jeffrey Ruden, Fieldpoint Private Bank
Gregory Smith, Maplewood Senior Living

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Medical Scientific Advisory Council listing

Click here for listing (pdf)

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.