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Who we are

The Alzheimer's Association - Western Carolina Chapter serves 49 counties in western and central North Carolina. We help all those facing Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias by providing support groups and educational resources, while advancing crucial research and public policy initiatives. 

Our mission: To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's®.

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The Alzheimer’s Association provides care and support


The Alzheimer’s Association provides services to the central and western North Carolina community. Our support groups are offered regularly. Our education programs for the general public, both online and in person, feature information on topics such as diagnosis, warning signs, communication, living with Alzheimer’s disease and caregiving techniques. 

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The Alzheimer’s Association advocates for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer’s

The Association is the leading voice for Alzheimer's disease advocacy, making the need for Alzheimer’s care, education and research is heard at every level of government, including the State of North Carolina. 

Join us by becoming an advocate. 

The Alzheimer’s Association accelerates research across the globe

As the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research, the Association is committed to accelerating the global progress toward methods of treatment, prevention and ultimately, a cure.

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