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Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Even if you missed our walks, you can still donate!
On Dec. 15, RPO is opening up the hall at Eastman School of Music for individuals with dementia and their caregivers. Join us!
On Dec.14, URMC will present Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer's and Dementia Research Meg Boyce, VP, Programs & Services; Hudson Valley Chapter; Alzheimer's Association
We offer free care consultations for families of individuals with dementia or those showing signs of dementia. Call 800.272.3900 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Join us at the Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester on Tuesday, Dec. 13, for a special tour.
Our executive director was a panelist recently on an important topic: senior and elder care planning. Watch the RBJ replay now!
Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join us Nov. 30 to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease.
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Currently, 410,000 New Yorkers are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and more than 563,000 family and friends are providing care.
Serving the cities of Corning, Elmira and Rochester, and their surrounding counties, the Alzheimer’s Association, Rochester Finger Lakes Region 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 all other dementia, and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.
Approximately 12-18% of people age 60 or older are living with MCI. People with MCI may go on to develop dementia, while others will not.
Emergency situations, such as tornados, hurricanes, heat waves, fires and blizzards, can have a significant impact on everyone's safety, but they can be especially upsetting and confusing for individuals with dementia.
Learn the truths behind these eight common myths about Alzheimer’s disease.
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The Alzheimer's Association is the world's largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research.
Learn more about our chapter's education programs, support groups, social activities and care consultations.
During a care consultation, we can help assess your needs and discuss care planning, home safety and other concerns.
Virtual educational programs are coming up.
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