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There are 24,000 people living with Alzheimer’s in RI, and that number is expected to increase to 27,000 by 2025. More than 38,000 caregivers provided over 38,000,000 hours of unpaid care in 2020.
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Last year, 401Gives received over $1.3 million in donations for more than 360 nonprofits across Rhode Island. The donations made to the Alzheimer’s Association on this day went toward funding care, support and research for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.
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The Alzheimer's Association U.S. Study to Protect Brain Health Through Lifestyle Intervention to Reduce Risk (U.S. POINTER) is a two-year clinical trial to evaluate whether lifestyle interventions that simultaneously target many risk factors protect cognitive function in older adults who are at increased risk for cognitive decline. U.S. POINTER is the first such study to be conducted in a large group of Americans across the United States.
Families facing Alzheimer's and all other dementia need us now more than ever — and with your help, we can be there for them. Register and start a Team today!
Currently, more than 24,000 Rhode Islanders are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and over 38,000 family and friends are providing care.
Click here to read the 2021 Facts and Figures sheet.
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, Rhode Island Chapter office is located in Providence and serves the entire state of Rhode Island.
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