Dementia Organizational Resources

 

There are several organizations that work at the local, national, and global level to enhance the support and care for patients and family members affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.  Such organizations may provide a variety of services and programs, including:

  • Comprehensive informational resources
  • Professionally staffed hotlines
  • Local chapters that provide services in their communities
  • Networks of local and regional support groups
  • Educational programs
  • Safety services
  • Peer-reviewed research grant programs
  • Conferences
  • Advocacy efforts to develop policy resources, advance research,  and promote care and prevention initiatives at the national and state level

Following are several such organizations with links to their websites for further information:

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

 

 

 

 

 

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