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Take Action! Become an Advocate

Conquering Alzheimer’s is as much a matter of public policy as scientific discovery, and we need your help to change the future of this devastating disease.

As an advocate, you will be invited to engage public officials and policymakers in a variety of ways, urging their support for critical Alzheimer's legislation and policy changes. Whether you prefer sending emails to legislators, posting updates to Facebook, or hosting events or even meeting in-person with your elected officials, there are many ways you can make a difference as an Alzheimer's Association Advocate.

Become a part of our advocate community today.

Virginia Public Health Data

Alzheimer's disease is not only a national crisis, but a health challenge facing many Virginians.

The fact sheets below tell the story of how Virginians are impacted by memory loss and the caregiving responsibilities for those facing memory-related disorders. Click here to learn how you can take action as an Alzheimer’s Advocate. 

 Dementia Caregiving in Virginia

 Subjective Cognitive Decline in Virginia


 

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.