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This year’s Walk is everywhere

This year, Walk to End Alzheimer's™ is happening on every street, path and treadmill. Wherever you are, you can walk and raise funds.

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Offered at various times throughout the day, the topics range from general awareness to specific caregiving strategies. 

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Tips for Caregivers

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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Connect & Learn with your Community Leaders

Virtual opportunity to hear the latest updates from our federal and state leaders about our shared work to create a dementia capable Illinois until a cure is found. Immediately following this update, an educational program will be provided by the Alzheimer’s Association with tips on the latest research on healthy living for your brain and body.

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Community Education Requests

Knowledge is power. The Alzheimer's Association offers a variety of quality education programs that include resources and care strategies. Learn how to host a communication education program in your community. ​

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Help Us Educate Your Community - Join the Education Team!

Community Educators are volunteer public speakers who help the Alzheimer’s Association raise awareness, provide education and expand the reach via educational programs in the community.

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Tell Us Your Story

Want to know a great way to make a big impact in the fight against Alzheimer’s? Consider telling your story. It may make a difference in someone else’s life.

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The Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter is the leading volunteer health organization in Alzheimer’s disease care.

Serving 87 counties in Illinois, with offices in Bloomington, Chicago, Joliet, Peoria, Quincy, Rockford, Springfield and Southern Illinois. Since 1980, the Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes across the state.

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Silver Search - Silver Search is a coordinated effort to bring awareness, education, and resources to help find and safely return people with Alzheimer’s or dementia that go missing.Share Your Story - Tell us your story of how Alzheimer’s disease and dementia has affected you and your family. It may make a difference in someone else’s life.Request a Speaker - Find a speaker for your event. Choose from chapter staff, a physician or local researcher, or members of our Illinois Chapter medical and scientific committee.

 

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