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10 Warning Signs

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"Still Alice" set to open in DC-area on Jan. 16
Read Variety's review of this much-anticipated movie
Alzheimer's legislative victory
Thank you advocates! The Alzheimer's Accountability Act and an additional $25 million for Alzheimer's research have been signed into law.


2nd annual Brain Ball
Join us on May 8 for this exciting event!
Chapter Calendar
Find an education program, support group or upcoming event near you
Put your passion to good work
What will you do to fight Alzheimer's on June 21?
Alzheimer's Association Advocacy Forum
March 23-25, 2015 in Washington, DC. Register today!


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


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.