Know the 10 Signs
Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's or another dementia. Alzheimer's is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms. Every individual may experience one or more of these signs in a different degree. If you notice any of them, please see a doctor.
2020 Facts and Figures
2020 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures is a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer's disease, the most common cause of dementia, as well as other dementias.
ALZ Connected, powered by the Alzheimer's Association, is a free online community for every affected by Alzheimer's or another dementia including:
- People with the disease
- Family Members
- Individuals who have lost someone to Alzheimer's
Caregivers for Alzheimer's and dementia face special challenges. You are not alone! Whether you need information about early-stage caregiving, middle-stage caregiving, or late-stage caregiving, the Alzheimer's Association is here to help.
Community Resource Finder
The Alzheimer's Association Community Resource Finder is an online tool that allows people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers to easily locate dementia resources, programs and services in their area.
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
MedicAlert® with 24/7 Wandering Support
The Alzheimer's Association, in collaboration with MedicAlert Foundation, provides membership plans with 24/7 Wandering Support, a nationwide emergency response service for individuals living with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia who wander or have a medical emergency. If a member wanders and is missing, one phone call immediately activates MedicAlert's Emergency Response Team to help reunite the person living with dementia with his or her family. Members can choose from a variety of ID products, including bracelets and necklaces. Learn more.
Training and Education Center
The Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center offers a number of Alzheimer's and dementia courses available online, 24 hours a day.
Trial Match, a free services that makes it easy for people with Alzheimer's, caregivers, families and physicians to locate clinical trials based on personal criteria and location.