The Alzheimer's Association Greater Pennsylvania provides support, education, training and other resources to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. We are here to help.
We offer peer and professionally led support groups for caregivers and others living with Alzheimer's disease. All support groups are facilitated by trained individuals. Many locations offer specialized groups for individuals with younger-onset and early stage Alzheimer's, adult caregivers and others with specific needs that meet either in person or remotely via the telephone or internet message boards.
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The Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline serves people with memory loss, caregivers, health care professionals and the public, providing reliable information and support to all those who need assistance. Call us toll-free anytime day or night at 800.272.3900
ALZConnected is a free online community for everyone affected by Alzheimer's or another dementia, including people with disease and their caregivers, friends, family members and neighbors, as well as those who have lost someone to the disease
Available in-person and online, our education programs feature information on topics including the sings of Alzheimer's disease, diagnosis, communication, living with Alzheimer's and caregiving techniques.
We are currently offering Virtual Collaborative Education Programs in partnership with the Delaware Valley and Greater New Jersey chapters. Find a full list of these programs here.
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Visit our Training and Education Center to learn more about Alzheimer's disease, caregiving, healthy living and planning for the future. Examples of available courses include Know the 10 Signs, Effective Communication Strategies, Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body, Legal and Financial Planning, and the Living with Alzheimer's series for caregivers in each stage and for people with Alzheimer's.
The Virtual Library is an extension of the Alzheimer's Association Green-Field Library. Search the online catalog, view resources chosen by experts email our librarian questions and learn how to borrow materials
Additional resources and training
Community Resource Finder
A comprehensive database, Community Resource Finder provides access to listings of local Alzheimer's resources as well as community programs and services, making it easy to search find and access the support you need quickly.
Alzheimer's Navigator is an online tool designed for individuals living with Alzheimer's disease, their families and caregivers to help navigate trough the questions that come with living with the disease. This tool helps guide you to answers by creating personalized action plans and linking to information, support and local resources.
Developed for professional care providers of individuals living with dementia, Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ is an online dementia care certification program that provides recognition for knowledge of quality dementia care practices.