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Take Action in the Fight Against Alzheimer’s

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month — the perfect time to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s. Help us provide compassionate care and support and advance critical research with a generous gift today.

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Diversity & inclusion are critical to our mission

This month, we’re celebrating Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month and Pride Month. Thank you to all of our LGBTQ champions.

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Serving 65 counties in Kansas and Missouri

The Alzheimer’s Association - Heart of America Chapter is the premier source of information and support for the 50,000 individuals and 200,000 family members and care partners living with dementia in our service area. Through our bi-state network of offices, the Heart of America Chapter offers a broad range of programs and services, including a 24-hour Helpline (800.272.3900), at no cost to families. We fund advancements in research to prevent, treat and ultimately conquer this disease and, with our volunteers, raise awareness of, and advocate for, the needs and rights of people with dementia.

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The Longest Day

The Longest Day is the day with the most light — the summer solstice. On June 20, thousands of participants from across the world will come together to fight the darkness of Alzheimer's through an activity of their choice. Together, they use their creativity and passion to raise funds and awareness for the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. 

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Early Stage Social Engagement Activities

The Heart of America Chapter is constantly creating new ways for individuals in the early stage of Alzheimer's to stay socially active.

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Virtual Employee Lunch & Learn

Chances are, someone you work with is a caregiver for an individual with Alzheimer's. Many people don't know that the Alzheimer's Association services are free. Consider asking your employer to have a virtual Lunch & Learn with the Alzheimer's Association to increase awareness of these free services.

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Local Resources

Looking for local assistance? Check out our options for individual and family support, virtual educational programs, and virtual support groups.

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Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity is integral to our mission and vital to our vision of a world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.

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Volunteer

The Alzheimer's Association is a volunteer-driven organization. Our volunteers are passionate, inspired, and ready to make a difference in the fight against Alzheimer's disease. When you're ready to get involved, let us know! Volunteer opportunities are available throughout our 65-county service area.

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Young Ambassadors

Join this group of emerging leaders who have a passion for providing support, fundraising, education, volunteering and advocacy with an ultimate goal of ending Alzheimer's and other dementia.

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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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Keep Up With Alzheimer’s News and Events

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Staff Dementia Care Specialist Receives Award

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Virtual: Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

Virtual: Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

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Don't just hope for a cure. Help us find one. Volunteer for a
clinical trial.

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