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Alzheimer's Association chapters serving Maryland:
Greater Maryland serves all counties except the five served by the National Capital Area
National Capital Area serves Calvert, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George's, and St. Mary's Counties.

 

REGISTER NOW FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION
MARYLAND ADVOCACY WEEK
MARCH 1-5 

Maryland 2021 Advocacy Week will feature a supercharged five days full of virtual opportunities to get engaged on our policy priorities. 

Each morning you will have an opportunity to engage with a Maryland policymaker and during the afternoon, legislative hearings that may interest you will be featured on our Alzheimer's MD Advocates Facebook page. Evening sessions will provide an opportunity to meet with an elected official from your region. 

Please register for each session by clicking on the REGISTER link under each description.​
March 1
March 2
March 3
March 4
March 5

MONDAY, MARCH 1
9 a.m. - A Conversation with Dr. Quincy Samus, the chair of Maryland's Virginia I. Jones Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Council
Learn from Dr. Samus about the Council's work and have the opportunity to ask her questions. 
REGISTER 

6 p.m. - Carroll County Delegation meeting with Del. Haven Shoemaker
REGISTER 

6:30 p.m. - Wicomico County Delegation meeting with Del. Carl Anderton and Sen. Addie Eckardt
REGISTER 

TUESDAY, MARCH 2
9:30 a.m. - Caregiving in MoCo.
Learn from Lylie Fisher, staff with the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services (MoCo DHHS), about MoCo DHHS's partnership with our NCA Chapter.
REGISTER 

6:30 p.m. - Frederick County Delegation meeting with Delegate Karen Lewis Young
REGISTER 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3
9:30 a.m. - COVID-19 and Long-Term Care, a conversation with our region's ombudsmen. 
Join Maryland's Gail Gannon, D.C.'s Mark Miller, and Virginia's Joani Latimer for a conversation about their experiences aiding Maryland's seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic.
REGISTER 

THURSDAY, MARCH 4
ACTIVITIES TBD

FRIDAY, MARCH 5
9 a.m. - Elected Official Town Hall
Talk with Delegate Sheree Sample Hughes and Senator Malcolm Augustine about their work as elected official representatives to the Virginia I. Jones Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Council
REGISTER 

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LONG TERM CARE POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS 

Click here to read details 
2020 ANNUAL REPORT OF THE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE FOR QUALITY OF CARE IN NURSING HOMES AND ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES 
Click here to read details. 
Maryland Oversight Committee on the Quality of Care in Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities make COVID-19 recommendations to state leaders. 

Read the press release.