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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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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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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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