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Happy Holidays from the Greater Pennsylvania Chapter Board of Directors

To make a year-end gift, visit your walk page or find a walk in your community.


10 Ways to Support the Caregivers You Know

~ Provide assistance in getting them connected with a support group.
~ Send flowers or a holiday card.
~ Give them some free time off, if possible, to alleviate stress.
~ Encourage them to connect with the Caregivers Message Board Forum or Blog.
~ Volunteer to take care of a household chore for the Caregiver.
~ Provide them with training or informational resources.
~ Provide respite care services to give the Caregiver some time to relax.
~ Make a donation in honor of the Caregiver.
~ Help them employ relaxation techniques.
~ Help them manage financial or legal matters related to care.



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National Alzheimer's Project

The Alzheimer’s crisis is growing rapidly. It is a heartbreaking disease. It is terminal and currently unstoppable. And it is tremendously costly, both to American families and the nation as a whole.
Get Informed - Get Active

For Healthcare Professionals

Get easy access to a comprehensive listing of Alzheimer's and dementia resources, community programs and services.
Community Resource Finder

EARLY STAGE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

The Alzheimer’s Association is committed to providing opportunities for early-stage individuals to make meaningful contributions social, politically, culturally and in other ways that bring purpose to their lives.
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TrialMatch, a free service that makes it easy for people with Alzheimer's, caregivers, families and physicians to locate clinical trials based on personal criteria (diagnosis, stage of disease) and location.
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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.