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Resources

 Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch®
 MedicAlert®+Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return®
 Local Resources

Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch®

Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch® is a free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service that connects individuals with Alzheimer's, caregivers, healthy volunteers and physicians with current studies. Our continuously updated database of Alzheimer's clinical trials includes more than 225 promising clinical studies being conducted at nearly 700 trials sites across the country.  Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch® lets you search these trials quickly and easily.

MedicAlert®+Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return®

MedicAlert+Alzheimer's Association Safe Return® is a nationwide identification, support and enrollment program that provides assistance when someone with Alzheimer's or a related dementia wanders and becomes lost. Assistance is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If an enrollee is missing, one phone call immediately activates a community support network to help reunite the lost person with his or her caregiver. Learn more about Safe Return.

Local resources and referrals

For more information, please contact us:
800.272.3900


Online
E-mail: infonc@alz.org


Respite Grants

Respite Reimbursement Grant Application
On occasion we are able to distribute funding for Respite Care Grants to help caregivers take time for themselves while knowing that their loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia are cared for and safe.  Below is information regarding our current open Respite Care Grant opportunities.

Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Grant Program
The Home Instead Senior Care® network and Hilarity for Charity® are proud to partner together to provide a much-needed grant program to provide in-home care services for families living with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

This Alzheimer's Care Grant Program is open to any family in the United States and Canada (excluding Quebec).  Throughout the life of this program, grants for in-home care services will be awarded on an ongoing basis to families living with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia.

The Hilarity for Charity team knows how important free resources are for families and works closely with the Alzheimer's Association and the Home Instead Senior Care network to provide families access and guidance to available care and support programs and resources.  For more information and to apply, visit: Help for Alzheimer's Families

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24/7 Helpline - 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.


 

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.