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Register Today for Walk to End Alzheimer's

Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is full of flowers, each carried by someone committed to ending this disease. Because like flowers, our participants don’t stop when something’s in their way. Find your Walk.

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Maine Chapter

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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When Someone You Love Is Diagnosed

Coming to terms with the diagnosis requires time. Immediate reactions of denial and fear are normal and may help you and the person diagnosed process the grief you are feeling.

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Know What to Expect: Middle-Stage Caregiving

Resources are available to help both you and the person with dementia as the disease progresses.

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Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter 

As always, the Alzheimer’s Association is available to you for around-the-clock support:
24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900 | alz.org

Here for you, any day, any time

The Alzheimer's Association New England regional chapters have developed resources to help those with Alzheimer's and dementia and their caregivers navigate the challenges presented by the COVID-19 crisis. We have also included information on our advocacy efforts, and ways you can get involved in the fight against Alzheimer's.
 

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COVID-19 Resoures for Caregivers

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Education Programs

Maine Support Groups

New England Support Groups

Professional Education 

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The Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter serves the entire state and is here to help. We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias throughout Maine communities, including those living with the disease, caregivers, families, and health care professionals. We advocate for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer’s disease and all other dementia. We work to advance critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.

Currently, more than 29,000 people in Maine are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and over 46,000 caregivers provide 68,000,000 hours in unpaid care. Dementia caregivers are providing 20% more care than in 2009. Visit alz.org/facts

Keep Up With Alzheimer’s News and Events

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Bath-Brunswick Caregiver Support Group

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Midcoast Maine Virtual Caregiver Support Group (Afternoon)

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Maine FTD Virtual Caregiver Support Group

Maine FTD Virtual Caregiver Support Group

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