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Welcome to the Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter!

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24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 140 languages. We're here for you.
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10 Warning Signs

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's or another dementia.
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From the Chapter President & CEO
Read Susan Kudla Finn's message
Alzheimer's and women
Susan Finn talks with FOX 5 about the new report
National Volunteer Week
April 6 - 12. Thanks to our great volunteers!
Policy and advocacy news
Advocates from every state and DC are coming to Washington April 7 - 9!
The Longest Day is June 21
One day. Sunrise to sunset. Challenge yourself to help fight Alzheimer's.


Upcoming education programs
Find a workshop near you
Brain Ball
Join us on May 2 for this exciting new event!
Free dementia training for professionals
Four more trainings this spring for Virginia professional caregivers
Sign up today!
Seven Walks this fall. Find one near you!


Early Stage Services
Newly diagnosed? We're here to help
Online Caregiver Center
Info on daily care, safety, behaviors, care options and more
Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch
Learn more about participating in a clinical trial
Caregiver action plan
Use our free online tool to map out a customized plan


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.