Call our 24 hours, seven days a week helpline at 800.272.3900
The Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline provides reliable and confidential information and support to all those who need assistance anytime of the day or night. The Helpline serves people with memory loss, caregivers, health care professionals and the public.
Our highly trained and knowledgeable staff can help you with:
Our 24/7 Helpline also features confidential care consultation provided by trained clinicians who can help with decision-making support, crisis assistance and education on issues families face every day.
Our Support Groups offer caregivers the opportunity to share experiences in a safe and confidential space and learn methods and skills to solve problems.
Our Education Programs provide the information to empower caregivers to look after their own well-being and effectively care for their loved ones.
For a comprehensive list of the services, support groups and other outreach programs we are offering from October 2023 through January 2024, see our Fall/Winter Community Programs and Services Guide.
For more information, to register and to learn how to access the webinars and virtual support group meetings, visit our Community Resource Finder or call our Helpline at 800.272.3900.
The programs and services featured on our website are free to the public and are funded, in part, by grants from the New York State Department of Health, New York State Office for the Aging, various local foundations, and generous contributions from individual and corporate donors.
Care planning sessions tailored to your caregiving needs.
The Alzheimer's Association WNY Chapter offers educational programs on a variety of dementia-related topics.
The WNY Chapter offers many in-person and virtual support groups for care partners, including several specialty groups.
Free legal consultations are available to help families with important concerns and decisions.
If you have been diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's, or another dementia, you are not alone.
Everyone needs a break. Respite care provides carepartners a temporary rest from caregiving.
View our latest catalog of education programs, support groups, and resources for WNY.
We are happy to work with local healthcare providers so they can provide the best care to patients living with or newly diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia.
Safety is important to everyone, but particularly for those with Alzheimer's or other dementia. Learn about the free resources we can provide.
In partnership with Exhale, the Family Caregiver Initiative, we are offering a new program, VITAlz WNY (Virtual Inclusive Technology for Alzheimer's Caregivers)
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