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This year, Walk to End Alzheimer's™ is happening on every street, path and treadmill. Wherever you are, you can walk and raise funds.

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We are in need for dynamic volunteers to join our volunteer community. 

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Educational Programs

The Alzheimer's Association WNY Chapter offers educational programs on a variety of dementia-related topics.

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Program Guide

Our latest catalog of education programs, support groups and resources for WNY.

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Every individual may experience one or more of these signs in a different degree. If you notice any of them, please see a doctor.

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Currently, nearly 400,000 New Yorkers are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and more than 1 million family and friends are providing care.

Serving Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties, with education programs, support services, and other resources for care partners and those living with dementia. 

Our WNY Chapter office, at 6215 Sheridan Drive, Suite 100 in Amherst, remains closed while we all shelter at home, but you can still reach our staff at (716) 626-0600 extension 313 or by email at program.wny@alz.org. Should you have questions about dementia or caregiving outside of traditional business hours, our Helpline is staffed 24/7 at 1-800-272-3900.

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