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The Alzheimer’s Association
is here to help.










24/7 Helpline: 1.800.272.3900

The Alzheimer's Association Helpline operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in 140 languages. Our staff is highly trained and knowledgeable about all aspects of Alzheimer’s disease. Call us if you have questions about:

Alzheimer’s disease or memory loss, medications and treatment options, brain health and care options.


How the Association can help you.

  • Caregiving tips and respite care options.

  • Services available in your community and referrals.

You can also call us for emotional support –– as often as you need. We know that living with Alzheimer’s can be overwhelming at times. Remember, we are here for you –– all day, every day.

Email help

If you prefer, send us a message at We check email daily and will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours or the following business day.

Care consultation

Our professional staff is dedicated to helping people navigate through the difficult decisions and uncertainties people with Alzheimer’s and their families face at every stage of the disease. We can provide care consultation services to you by telephone, email or in person. These include:

  • Assessment of needs.

  • Assistance with planning and problem solving with disease care management (i.e., behaviors, placement decisions).

  • Creating an individualized care plan.

  • Supportive listening.

Contact us for more information:

Phone: 1.800.272.3900

Multilingual information

Alzheimer’s disease and other disorders that cause dementia know no boundaries. Many individuals and families in ethnic and cultural minority groups are in need of solid information about Alzheimer’s disease and health resources.


Local resources and referrals

We maintain updated information on home care, adult day care, geriatric care managers, assisted living, skilled nursing facilities, eldercare lawyers and transportation available in the community. Our staff and trained professionals can help assess whether a specific care provider meets the needs of an individual with Alzheimer’s.

For more information, please contact us:

By phone: 1.800.272.3900

Safety Information

MedicAlert + Safe Return: Emergency response service for people with dementia

Safety Issues: Wandering, Driving, Medications

For First Responders

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.