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Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is full of flowers, each carried by someone committed to ending this disease. Because like flowers, our participants don’t stop when something’s in their way. Find your Walk.
Currently more than 140,000 in Virginia are living with Alzheimer's disease and over 458,000 caregivers, family and friends are providing care. Serving 52 counties and cities, with offices in Charlottesville, Danville, Harrisonburg, Lynchburg and Roanoke, the Alzheimer's Association is here to help. We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer's and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals and families. We are also committed to advocating for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer's disease and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.
2021 CONFERENCE ON DEMENTIA
Join us for Virginia’s premier conference on dementia - for family and professional caregivers,
persons with dementia, and for those who would like to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease.
The conference will be virtual and in person at various host sites. Click HERE for more details.
The Alzheimer's Association Central & Western Virginia offers a variety of services including care consultation, support groups, safety services and education.
Find fundraising events, education classes, conferences, support groups, and more.
Learn the many ways you can volunteer with the Alzheimer's Association Central and Western Virginia Chapter.
Stay up to date on the latest news and advances in Alzheimer's treatments, care and research.
Show your commitment to care, support and research.
Learn more about the Alzheimer's Association Central and Western Virginia Chapter.
You can make a difference. Help us make Alzheimer's a priority both nationally and in your state.
Dementia-related behaviors, increased age and common health conditions may increase a person's risk of contracting COVID-19. Learn how to help protect your loved one.
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Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging.
Learn the Signs
Coming to terms with the diagnosis requires time. Immediate reactions of denial and fear are normal and may help you and the person diagnosed process the grief you are feeling.
Resources are available to help both you and the person with dementia as the disease progresses.
The Alzheimer's Association Central & Western Virginia offers a variety of services including care consultation, support groups, safety services and educatio...
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Information and resources from the Central and Western Chapter
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