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In North Carolina, more than 180,000 are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and over 479,000 family and friends are providing care.
Serving 49 central and western counties in North Carolina, the Alzheimer’s Association - Western Carolina Chapter is here to help. We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals and families. We are also committed to advocating for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer’s disease and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.
You can now access local programs from the safety of home, including education programs, caregiver support groups, and advocacy events.
CALLING ALL NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENTS! Traditionally in person at our state capitol, the Alzheimer's Association 2021 NC State Advocacy Day is taking place on screen from anywhere.
Bring Alzheimer’s education to your community by scheduling a program with one of our Community Educators. The Alzheimer's Association offers this free service for any group interested in providing a learning opportunity for their audience.
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No one should face Alzheimer's alone. We offer support groups throughout western and central North Carolina.
The world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held 19 NC locations. Families facing Alzheimer's and all other dementia need us now more than ever.
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