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2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease!

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Dallas and Northeast Texas Chapter

 

Currently, more than 360,000 people in Texas are living with Alzheimer's disease, and over 1,380 family and friends are providing care.

Serving Anderson, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Delta, Denton, Ellis, Fannin, Franklin, Grayson, Gregg, Harrison, Henderson, Hopkins, Hunt, Kaufman, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Navarro, Panola, Rains, Red River, Rockwall, Rusk, Smith, Titus, Upshur, Van Zandt and Wood counties, the Alzheimer's Association Greater Dallas 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.

Dementia Care Practice Recommendations

Join the Alzheimer’s Association Dallas and Northeast Texas Chapter for a special presentation on Dementia Care Practice Recommendations. This event is for post acute care providers in the community. For more information contact Kathy Shockley at 214-540-2434 or via email at kshockley@alz.org

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Alzheimer's Community Forum

Join residents, community leaders, and healthcare experts for the Gregg County Community Forum presented by the Alzheimer's Association. This will be an interactive discussion to better understand the community's needs and to address support for residents of Gregg County. For more information, contact Megan Rowe at 214.540.2432 or via email at merowe@alz.org

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Know the 10 Signs

Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging.

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Additional Resources

We offer various resources for those effected by Alzheimer's

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