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Walk to End Alzheimer's®

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.

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West Virginia Chapter

Know the 10 Signs

Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging.

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When Someone You Love Is Diagnosed

Coming to terms with the diagnosis requires time. Immediate reactions of denial and fear are normal and may help you and the person diagnosed process the grief you are feeling.

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Know What to Expect: Middle-Stage Caregiving

Resources are available to help both you and the person with dementia as the disease progresses.

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Alzheimer's Association, West Virginia Chapter

Currently, more than 37,000 West Virginians are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and over 107,000 family and friends are providing care. In Ohio, more than 210,000 individuals are living with Alzheimer's with 597,000 family and friends providing care.

Headquartered in Charleston, with regional offices located in Parkersburg and Morgantown, the West Virginia Chapter serves all fifty-five counties in West Virginia and six counties in Southeastern Ohio, including Athens, Meigs, Morgan, Monroe, Noble and Washington.
We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals and families. We are also committed to advocating for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer’s disease and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.

Keep Up With Alzheimer’s News and Events

The first survivor of Alzheimer's is out there, but we won't get there without you.

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Learn how Alzheimer’s disease affects the brain.

Take the Brain Tour

Don't just hope for a cure. Help us find one. Volunteer for a clinical trial.

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