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Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter

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We serve 24 counties in Northwest Ohio including Allen, Ashland, Auglaize, Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Huron, Knox, Lucas, Mercer, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Williams, Wood, and Wyandot. 

We provide consultation, education, and support to those facing Alzheimer's and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, 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.

If you are looking for a way to become involved with the Alzheimer's Association, we are actively recruiting program volunteers for opportunities such as delivering our community education programs, facilitating a caregiver support group or early stage social engagement activity, or representing us at health and wellness community events. We are currently accepting new volunteer applications online.
Go to volunteer.alz.org to learn more about how you can become a program volunteer!


UPDATES TO OUR CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MONTHLY MEETINGS 
As the holiday/winter season approaches, some of our caregiver support groups have adjusted their meeting schedules/locations - here are the updates:
Lucas County
  Sylvania 1st Tuesday every month - for the months of January and February 2020, the group will meet same time but at the King Road Branch Library, 3900 King Road. 

New Caregiver Support Groups have started in Swanton, VanWert, Montpelier and Ottawa!!
Check out four new caregiver support groups! Click below on Learn More under Caregiver Support Groups

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