Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging.
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Coming to terms with the diagnosis requires time. Immediate reactions of denial and fear are normal and may help you and the person diagnosed process the grief you are feeling.
Resources are available to help both you and the person with dementia as the disease progresses.
Currently, more than 23,000 Rhode Islanders are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and over 53,000 family and friends are providing care.
Serving all of Rhode Island, the Alzheimer’s Association Rhode Island Chapter is here to help. We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals 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.
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The Alzheimer's Association is dedicated to promoting awareness of the latest Alzheimer's research, resources, and news.
About our Chapter
The Alzheimer's Association, Rhode Island Chapter office is located in Providence and serves the entire state of Rhode Island.
Join the fight against Alzheimer’s disease by becoming an Alzheimer’s Association Rhode Island Chapter volunteer.
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