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The Alzheimer's Association WNY Chapter works with
a number of agencies to provide information on various
resources available across our
eight-county service region, as well as on-line.

Below are links to a number of on-line sites
that can help you find answers and specialized care.

Service Providers in Western New York

The Alzheimer's Association WNY Chapter compiles lists of
service providers across our eight-county community.
These lists include adult care facilities, adult day care services,
home health agencies and skilled nursing facilities.
By clicking on the service provider categories below,
you will find a downloadable/printable listing of agencies
organized by county, with contact information.
Please note: the Alzheimer's Association provides these lists as a
resource and does not specifically endorse
the services of the agencies listed.

Adult Care Facilities

Adult Day Services

Crisis Resources

Geriatric Care Managers

Home Care Agencies

Skilled Nursing Facilities

Locating a Medical Provider or Dementia Specialist

A great first step in locating a dementia specialist is to talk with
your Primary Care Physician about referral options in your area.
Another option is contacting your insurance provider directly
for a list of physicians within your specific provider network.



Locating an Elder Law Attorney

A great first step in locating an elder law attorney
is to contact the Elder Law Section of the New York State Bar Association,
which may enable you to access information about obtaining an attorney
or about referral options in your area.

For additional information, please visit the New York State Bar Association
website by clicking here,
or call the lawyer referral number at 1.800.342.3661.

Another option to consider is contacting the
New York State Chapter of the National Academy of
Elder Law Attorneys Inc. (NAELA).
Click here to search for an elder law attorney in your area.

Alzheimer's Association: Community Resource Finder

Community Resource Finder provides access to
comprehensive listings of local Alzheimer's resources,
a community programs and services.
This broad-based database makes it easy to quickly search,
find and access the support you need.
CLICK HERE to access the database.

Service Providers: Request to be Added

To add your organization to Community Resource Finder,
scroll to the bottom of the page, and find this graphic:

Click on the bottom blue box marked Provider Support, and then choose
New Provider to register your service. 

2-1-1 WNY provides access to a wide variety of health and
human services organizations across the Western New York region.
If you need information that is not available via the
Community Resource Finder (above),
this site may have the information you need.

Alzheimer's Association: Alzheimer's Navigator

Alzheimer's Navigator is an innovative online tool that creates
customized and comprehensive action plans, based on answers you provide to
some short online surveys.
Click on the link above to get started!


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.