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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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If you are a Missouri resident you may qualify for up to $700 per year for reimbursement of respite care services.
When you need a network of dementia and aging-related resources, consider consulting Community Resource Finder online.
Diversity is integral to our mission and vital to our vision of a world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.
The Heart of America Chapter is constantly creating new ways for individuals in the early stage of Alzheimer's to stay socially active.
In honor of her father, Kathy Collins, GEHA Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, joins the Alzheimer’s Association as the 2022 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Event Chair in Kansas City.
Looking for local assistance? Check out our options for individual and family support, virtual educational programs, and virtual support groups.
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.
We offer resources, support services, and educational workshops for those with memory loss, their families, care partners, and health professionals.
Our new schedule includes some in-person education as well as virtual classes for individuals with memory loss, their care partners, and health professionals...
We have started to transition some support groups to in-person, but offer many virtual groups as well.
We offer many resources for those who are caring for individuals with Alzheimer's disease.
Every day we encounter individuals who are concerned about memory loss - their own or a loved one's. Is it normal aging or something more serious?
There is a way for everyone to be involved in the fight against Alzheimer's.
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Emerging community leaders who raise awareness of Alzheimer's and all other dementia and take action by providing support, fundraising, education, and advoca...
Learn more about the Alzheimer's Association's two signature fundraising events and how you can be part of them.
Advocates extend the voices of people with Alzheimer's disease and their families into legislative offices throughout Kansas and Missouri
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