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Our commitment to accelerating the global effort to eliminate Alzheimer's disease and other dementias is at the core of all we do.
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Family history is not necessary for an individual to develop Alzheimer’s or other dementias, but scientists know genetics (hereditary factors) are involved.
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Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that affects memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms eventually grow severe enough to interfere with daily tasks.
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Learn more about the New York City Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
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Despite being the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, Alzheimer’s disease is not widely understood.
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San Van Why lost his mother, brother, sister-in-law and wife to Alzheimer's. That has motivated him to join the Ride to End Alzheimer's.
First international collaboration on Alzheimer’s disease genetics launched | Alzheimer's Association
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Some hallucinations may be frightening to a person with Alzheimer's, while others may involve ordinary visions from the past.
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Join advocates who are making Alzheimer's a national priority by writing, emailing, calling or visiting government officials.
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Through our many initiatives and worldwide reach, the Alzheimer’s Association leads the charge in Alzheimer’s care, support, research and advocacy.
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Our annual report reveals the burden of Alzheimer’s and dementia on individuals, caregivers, government and the nation’s health care system.
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If long-distance biking was the cure for Alzheimer's disease, the Dawson family would be Colorado’s first survivors.
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Suspicions and delusions — firmly held beliefs in things that are not real — may occur in middle- to late-stage Alzheimer's.
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An overview of research on treatments aimed at stopping, slowing or even preventing Alzheimer's.
Take an empowering first step by learning more about the changes you may experience, and what to do next to move forward with your life.
Our nationwide awareness initiatives help us raise concern about Alzheimer's and dementia, and move people to join the fight against the disease.
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Although current medications cannot cure Alzheimer’s, one treatment addresses the underlying biology. Other medications may help lessen symptoms.
Association statement on National Silver Alert Act | Alzheimer's Association
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Professor of neurology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston awarded a Zenith Fellows research grant.
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Volunteers are the key to making a difference in the lives of people facing Alzheimer's and dementia. See how you can make an impact.
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Learn why Alzheimer's disease is an important public health issue and what you can do.
The first survivor of Alzheimer's is out there, but we won't get there without you. Join the fight — learn how you can help end Alzheimer's.
HHS releases 2013 update to the National Alzheimer's Plan | Alzheimer's Association
Latest clinical criteria for diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease issued by the Alzheimer's Association and the NIH – with updated guidelines on biomarker data.
Public health plays a leading role in planning and executing initiatives to eliminate disparities and address social determinants of health.
Scientists investigating the causes, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Dr. Joanna Jankowsky, associate professor of neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, awarded a Zenith Fellows research grant.
First guidelines published for brain amyloid imaging in Alzheimer’s | Alzheimer's Association
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Our International Research Grant Program funds
investigations to advance our understanding of Alzheimer's.
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Accepting a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or a related dementia requires time to absorb information.
Public health can use its broad authority to ensure people with dementia and their caregivers receive quality care.
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Baylor College of Medicine co-hosted its annual “Update on Alzheimer’s Disease” in partnership with Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter
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After diagnosis of Alzheimer's or other dementia, care and end-of-life planning can be difficult. Get facts on hospice, DNR and more to help you plan ahead.
Read the Alzheimer's Association report "Changing the Trajectory of Alzheimer's Disease: How a Treatment by 2025 Saves Lives and Dollars" – download now.
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The Alzheimer's Association is committed to accelerating the progress of new treatments, preventions and, ultimately, a cure in New York and around the globe.
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Support groups are a place to share practical advice, discuss concerns and get comfort. We have groups across all five boroughs.
Diagnosis of younger-onset brings unique challenges. Get information and resources to help you plan for family impact, work, financial and future care.
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Learn how to modify activities to enhance quality of life.
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Some people truly are larger than life. Margaret Simon was just such a person.
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A worldwide quest is under way to find new treatments to stop, slow or even prevent Alzheimer's.
Advancing the research, development and management of new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.
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A person with dementia may become restless or upset in certain places when focused on specific details.
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We follow rigorous policies that preserve the public's trust and protect the integrity of the Alzheimer's Association.
What is the best way to thank Pelle Eklund for being the Gold-level sponsor of the 2020 Vail Valley Walk to End Alzheimer’s? Give something to your community.
Know Where Alzheimer's Hides is intended to educate the public on the warning signs of Alzheimer's.
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Everyone can help in the fight to end Alzheimer's. Join us!
Every dollar you give benefits those affected by Alzheimer's disease.
Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia.
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The Alzheimer’s Association also offers a variety of education programs to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers believe there is not a single cause of Alzheimer's disease. It likely develops from multiple factors, such as genetics, lifestyle and environment.
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Find clinical trials and studies in your area related to Alzheimer's and dementia, mild cognitive impairment and care giving.
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White House Conference on Aging builds on momentum in fight to end Alzheimer’s | Alzheimer's Association
Join us for support and practical advice in a welcoming and non-judgmental environment.
There's no cure for Alzheimer’s, but there are treatments that may change disease progression, and drug and non-drug options that may help treat symptoms.
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Learn about causes and how to respond to this common issue in the later stages of Alzheimer's.
The Alzheimer’s Association recognizes the importance of supporting research to
understand and address diversity, equity, and inclusion in Alzheimer’s disease.
Medicare, private insurance, or a group employee or retiree plan may provide coverage.
Our grant program supports investigators at every professional stage and includes categories designed to address gaps in research efforts.
Report: Worldwide costs of dementia set to soar | Alzheimer's Association
Whatever your interests or experience, there's a volunteer role for you with the Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter.
What if we could diagnose Alzheimer's before symptoms started? Research around earlier diagnosis is among the most active areas in Alzheimer's science.
Dealing with Alzheimer's can bring out many strong emotions. Get strategies to help your family cope.
86th Texas Legislature makes giant strides for Texans dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementia.
C.A.R.E. Pharmacy Award winner announced | Alzheimer's Association
Information on state policies and initiatives, BRFSS data, data on local impact of Alzheimer's disease and more state and local resources.
Identifying depression in someone with Alzheimer's can be difficult, since dementia can cause some of the same symptoms.
Up to ten (10) NIAP awards will be granted in the spring of 2024 based on the scientific merit.
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Our programs and services connect you with peers and professionals to help you live your best life for as long as possible.
Emergency situations can be especially confusing for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Here you'll find steps to be ready as possible.
Learn about our grant application process and key deadlines. All of our grants are open to U.S. and international researchers
Public health practitioners focusing on the impact Alzheimer’s has on the population.
Guidance on driving safety related to dementia, vision & older drivers. Includes videos, tips & resources to help you deal with this difficult topic.
Our blog profiles the people and initiatives that make a difference in fighting Alzheimer's and other dementia.
View grant portfolio summaries by year.
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Learn about a 24-hour nationwide emergency and wandering response service for individuals living with Alzheimer's.
Public health professionals can educate the community and health care providers on the benefits of early detection and help reduce barriers to diagnosis.
View abstracts of studies supported by our research funding. You can also search for specific dementia grants.
Join us at one of our upcoming free educational programs near you.
Holidays can be challenging for families living with Alzheimer's or other dementias. Get tips for celebrating safely and keeping everybody healthy.
Learn more about Alzheimer's-specific issues and find resources to drive change.
Two senior executives from the Colorado business community have been elected to the board of directors for the Colorado Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.
Volunteer advocates and staff from the Alabama Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association met with legislators last month.
Browse articles and news releases from the New York City Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
Learn 10 symptoms of caregiver stress and get tips to avoid burnout.
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Public health can raise awareness of caregiver needs and help develop support and resources.
Read the Alzheimer’s Association’s official positions on ethical, medical and care topics related to Alzheimer's disease or dementia.
Our volunteers are passionate, inspired and helping us to #EndAlz.
Honor a loved one with a tribute web page where others can share their memories and make online donations to support the Alzheimer's Association mission.
Home is a place of comfort, peace and shelter to Boulder realtor Leslie Herz, but she knows from experience that it cannot be taken for granted.
This is a time of unprecedented promise in the race to end Alzheimer’s disease.
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Congress approves $10 billion in scientific research funding | Alzheimer's Association
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The Alzheimer’s Association, New York Chapter supports people living with Alzheimer's or other dementia and their families and caregivers in the five boroughs.
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As Alzheimer's progresses, there are still ways to connect.
Changing the way researchers work together to answer questions related to the causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer's.
Join us for an upcoming Community Forum.
Our professional counselors help you and your family assess current needs and plan for the future after a diagnosis of Alzheimer's or other dementia.
Our plan builds on our progress and includes overarching Association-wide strategic objectives.
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Resource Lists by County
End Alzheimer’s License Plate now available!
The number of Americans living with Alzheimer’s is growing - and growing fast.
Web links related to Alzheimer's.
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Don’t just hope for a cure, help us find one. Participating in a clinical trial, whether you’re living with the disease or not, can make a big difference.
Our free 24/7 Helpline provides reliable information and support to all those who need assistance.
Check out this run-down of common tracking technologies and information about emerging trends.
Alzheimer’s Association honors SSA commissioner Astrue with Humanitarian Award | Alzheimer's Association
New statement to medical community demands a dignified diagnosis of dementia | Alzheimer's Association
Get strategies to help both you and the person with dementia communicate and connect.
Learn what to expect when visiting a doctor for symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
Volunteer with the Alzheimer's Association to help people facing dementia. No matter your time or skills, there's a way to get involved & make a difference.
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Jan's Story spotlights younger-onset Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's Association
Find local support groups, education programs, early-stage social engagement programs, and other resources for the Alzheimer's community in New York City.
AACRs assist the Alzheimer’s Association in meeting the community needs by representing the Alzheimer’s Association at health and wellness fairs.
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The ALZ-RWD program is the first global forum that brings together platforms collecting real-world data related to Alzheimer’s and dementia.
Helping you and your family develop a road map to navigate through the many thoughts, emotions, and questions you may have about memory loss and dementia.
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Bryan Saulter is suffering with early onset Alzheimer's. Mary, Bryan's mother, hopes to make his childhood dream of swimming with sharks come true.
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Learn how to get support and live your best life after a diagnosis of Alzheimer's.
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The ARCOM funding program aims to address significant gaps in care and outcome
measurement, and provide an opportunity to advance research.
Our free education programs for New York City cover topics related to brain health, Alzheimer's and other dementia, and caregiving.
5.7 Million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s. By 2050 this number is projected to rise to nearly 14 million.
Imaging Research in Alzheimer’s and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases
Read about the benefits of receiving an early diagnosis.
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History and background of the Alzheimer's Association.
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The Alzheimer's Association brand creates our identity, expands our reach and establishes us as the leader in Alzheimer's care, support and research.
Alzheimer’s Disease Strategic Fund: Endolysosomal Activity in Alzheimer’s (E2A) Grant Program
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The Tau Pipeline Enabling Program (T-PEP) seeks to accelerate the discovery of potential new therapies for tauopathies.
Alzheimer's Association Research Grant — Alzheimer’s Association World Wide FINGERS Network Funding Program (ALZ WW-FNFP) — learn about grant objectives, eligib
Learn about Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) allowances for early onset / younger onset Alzheimer's – and the
Learn how Alzheimer's can impact your relationships with family and friends.
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Learn about alternative treatments and the current scientific findings about them.
Downloadable brochures, topic sheets and reports.
The Alzheimer's Association Central and North Florida Chapter is here to help those impacted by Alzheimer's and dementia.
Wandering among people with dementia is dangerous, but there are strategies and services to help prevent it.
While Alzheimer's prevention has no definitive answers yet, research has shown that we can take action to reduce our risk of developing it.
Professionals caring for individuals living with dementia in long-term and community-based settings.
If eating and nutrition have become a challenge, try these strategies to simplify mealtime.
Take control of your health and wellness by focusing your energy on the aspects of your life you find most meaningful.
New Yorkers have created amazing fundraisers for The Longest Day and the fight against Alzheimer's. And you can support them!
Learn how donating your stock or other securities can support the Alzheimer's Association mission while providing you with potential tax benefits.
AAIR drives collaboration across the health care sector in relation to dementia, influencing innovation and best practices in Alzheimer’s and dementia care.
The AABC works on areas of common interest in a pre-competitive space to advance both research and member companies' goals.
"ISTAART Grant Program for Conferences and Convenings (IGPCC)
Learn how music and art activities can provide enrichment and self-expression.
Early-stage Alzheimer's and related dementia symptoms are mild and the main role of a caregiver is support.
View and download catalogs, brochures and flyers about Alzheimer's Association programs and services.
Join us to raise awareness and funds to further the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Get questions to ask and learn what to expect at a visit for symptoms.
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Jacqueline Fowler loves to bake. And she loved her grandpa. Now she’s found a way to combine her two passions.
For health care professionals, information on Alzheimer’s and other dementia disease treatment.
Knowing the warning signs of Alzheimer's leads to early detection.
Helping a person with dementia maintain his or her appearance can promote positive self-esteem.
Learn about SSDI and SSI allowances for early-onset Alzheimer's.
The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter is here to help local families dealing with Alzheimer's and dementia.
The Alzheimer’s Association offers services for persons diagnosed with early stage Alzheimer's disease & their care partners.
Learn about what to expect and what resources are available for each stage of Alzheimer's disease.
Learn about symptoms, treatment, coping tips and when to see a physician.
Clinical trials provide many participants access to cutting-edge treatments and expert medical care. And someday, they will lead us to the end of Alzheimer’s.
Those with Alzheimer's and other dementias are vulnerable to abuse and neglect. Learn types and signs of abuse and how to report an incident or concern.
This global effort fosters collaboration and knowledge sharing among brain
We are looking for people who want to build their careers and make a difference each and every day for those impacted by Alzheimer’s.
Get tips on organizing the day, planning activities and creating a daily plan.
The Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter has been serving Greater Houston and the Southeast Texas area for over thirty years.
A number of financial resources may be available to help cover costs of care.
Public health can prepare professionals to promote the health and well-being of people living with dementia and caregivers.
Make a difference in the fight to #ENDALZ.
Explore the different ways you can get involved and help in the fight to end Alzheimer's!
The Alzheimer’s Association is an unrelenting advocate for public policies that increase critical research and support for all those affected.
Find studies, articles, reports and other data.
Strong leadership, passion and a clear vision has shaped the Alzheimer’s Association into the global leader in the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Testing for Alzheimer’s or other dementias entails diagnostic, cognitive or blood tests, MRI, CT or PET brain imaging, neurological exams or other assessments.
The Ad Council partners with Ryan Blaney and the Alzheimer's Association on new PSAs
As a global leader in Alzheimer's research, we operate in a spirit of inclusiveness, seeking partnerships throughout the scientific community.
Learn about our grant application process and key deadlines. All of our grants are open to U.S. and international researchers.
An Indiana woman will play a role in steering the national Alzheimer’s Association when it comes to the disease’s early stages.
Home safety is critical for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Learn about potential safety hazards and get home safety tips.
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The Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter hosted a Community Forum in Valparaiso.
A new report finds a troubling disconnect between some seniors and their physicians.
Our free, online programs offer information and practical advice.
Paying it forward with porsches! CruZionsville benefits the Alzheimer’s Association.
Discover upcoming events across the five boroughs of New York City.
The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report details Alzheimer's Association efforts to expand reach and deliver critical resources to underserved communities.
Discover our progress and mission-related accomplishments within our six strategic objectives.
Association statement on strengthening the long-term care workforce | Alzheimer's Association
Find upcoming events across Florida and join the movement to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia.
Get the latest updates on Medicare coverage for Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Through the Eyes of A Person with Dementia
Public health professionals can offer education and support — and provide guidance on ensuring and maintaining a safe environment.
A new report finds Alzheimer’s deaths in Indiana are on the rise as well as related costs.
Join us for the 37th Annual Wisconsin State Conference . Geared towards professional and family caregivers.
Safety is important for everyone, but the need for a comprehensive safety plan becomes vital as dementia progresses.
Alzheimer's Association volunteers serve education and outreach programs, lead support groups, and provide office and event assistance.
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Panel discusses 'Lovely, Still' at AARP conference | Alzheimer's Association
The right information and resources can empower those with Alzheimer's.
Available continuing education and CME opportunities for physicians, nurses and other clinicians.
The Alzheimer's Association offers a variety of education programs to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease.
You have a choice in how you live life with Alzheimer's or other dementia. Get tips and resources to help you take control of your health and well-being.
Your memory often changes as you grow
older. But memory loss that disrupts daily
life is not a typical part of aging.
Alzheimer's disease typically progresses slowly in three general stages.
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If you, or someone you love, is experiencing Alzheimer's or a related dementia, the NM Chapter is here to help. 1 (800) 272 3900.
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Learn how to plan ahead to get the most out of medical appointments.
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Putting legal, financial, and end-of-life plans in place is one of the most important steps you can take.
A version of the Healthy Brain Initiative Road Map for Native American communities
The Alzheimer’s Association Capital of Texas Chapter supports diagnosed individuals, their families and caregivers, and the professionals who care for them.
Aggressive behaviors can occur suddenly, with no apparent reason, or result from a frustrating situation.
Dance Kaleidoscope dancers rehearse 'Still Connected.' Early Stage Engagement Program of the Alzheimer's Association provided stories for the choreography.
During the middle stages of Alzheimer's, the person living with dementia will need a greater level of care.
The Alzheimer’s Association offers several educational programs for families & individuals facing Alzheimer’s. Find one in your area.
Public health can reduce the risk of Alzheimer's across the lifespan by promoting being physically active, quitting smoking, and being heart-healthy.
Take advantage of classes and programs to help caregivers.
Learn about important legal documents, including guardianship, power of attorney and living wills.
Learn how to stay physically and emotionally strong.
A diagnosis of younger-onset is probably not what you had planned for at this time in your life. You will face unique challenges...
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with early stage dementia or experiencing changes in memory, involvement in early stage programs can be very helpful.
The Mississippi Chapter participates in two signature fundraising events; The Longest Day and The Walk to End Alzheimer's. Together we will #ENDALZ.
On June 21, the summer solstice and the day with the most light, Central Texas residents will join advocates across the world for The Longest Day.
We have many support groups throughout Illinois, at various times and locations. Check to see if there is a group close to you that fits your needs.
The Alzheimer's Association has been involved in every major advancement in Alzheimer's and dementia research since the 1980s.
A series of education programs that provide information about early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected.
Different types of facilities provide different levels of care, depending on the person's needs.
Support groups create a safe, confidential and supportive environment. Find a support group near you.
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For health care professionals, our PDF formatted resources can be printed out or emailed directly to those affected by Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Explore our online resource center devoted to increasing knowledge about Alzheimer's and other dementias.
A person with dementia will eventually need assistance with daily living. Routines and activities can be adpated as needs change.
Learn about common care costs and financial documents you'll need.
If you pay out-of-pocket care costs for a person with Alzheimer's, you may qualify for tax benefits.
Caregivers face special challenges. Our resources can help at every stage.
Bryan Saulter who is 42 and been diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's would love to travel to see his "adopted" shark.
The Alzheimer's Association, Rochester and Finger Lakes Region held two community forums on Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss.
The Cleveland Area Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association provides local free care and support services to families impacted by Alzheimer's disease.
Dementia is a general term for loss of memory and other thinking abilities severe enough to interfere with daily life. Learn early signs, symptoms and more.
We seek to be inclusive of the millions of people currently affected by Alzheimer's disease, their caregivers and the communities in which they live.
Read about ways to make bathing less difficult and safe for those with dementia.
Free to the community, class topics include general information about Alzheimer's disease, legal and financial concerns, and communication and behavior.
Learn about Medicaid eligibility and long-term care coverage.
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