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Volunteer


Join the fight against Alzheimer's disease by becoming an Alzheimer's Association, Rhode Island Chapter volunteer. From planning an event to hosting a support group to providing office support, there are many ways to get involved. See below for opportunities that best fit your interests and availability.

Click here to download a volunteer application. To learn more, contact ambryan@alz.org or call 401.421.0008. 

Ways to Volunteer

Special events volunteer
Assist with the planning and execution of fundraisers such as Walk to End Alzheimer's, The Longest Day, and more! Committee member tasks include recruiting team members, raising revenue, increasing awareness and implementing event activities.

To volunteer for the Newport Walk, click here.

To volunteer for the Providence Walk, click here.

Community educator
Deliver community education programs using prepared training materials on topics related to Alzheimer's disease, other dementias and memory loss as well as information for individuals and families impacted by the disease.

Caregiver support group facilitator
Help facilitate support groups that provide emotional, educational and social support to those caring for someone living with Alzheimer’s or another dementia.

Physician outreach volunteer
Help establish relationships with clinical health providers by sharing information about our programs and services.

Speakers’ bureau volunteer
Provide presentations about Alzheimer’s, other dementias and memory loss as well as the Alzheimer's Association to audiences including senior centers, health fair attendees, community organizations, clubs, congregations and schools.

TrialMatch volunteer

Find clinical trials through Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch®. This free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service generates customized lists of studies based on user-provided information. You can easily see what studies you may qualify for.

Administrative volunteer
Assist in the many administrative tasks needed to keep our office running smoothly, including special projects, mailings, collating and copying.

Advocate  
Help improve the quality of care and quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families by carrying our message to elected officials at the federal, state and local levels. Communicate with elected officials via petitions, phone calls and other calls-to-action, participate in area events, and share your story.

Join the Rhode Island Alzheimer's Congressional Team (ACT). Click here to download an application or contact 1-800-272-3900.                   


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.