Local Resources & Referrals
We maintain updated information on home care, adult day care, care coordination, assisted living, skilled nursing facilities, eldercare lawyers and transporation available in the community. Our staff and trained professionals can help assess whether a specific care provider meets the needs of an individual with Alzheimer's or other dementia. For more information please contact us at 800.272.3900 or submit a referral here
Community Resource Finder
A comprehensive database, Community Resource Finder provides access to listings of local Alzheimer's resources as well as community programs and services, making it easy to search, find and access the support you need quickly.
Alzheimer's and Other Dementia Resource Guide
The Central Ohio Chapter's printed guide with information on our service and more. Download the guide.
The Central Ohio Chapter offers free enrollment in our nationwide emergency response service facilitates the safe return of individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia who wander or have a medical emergency. This special opportunity is available for those who enroll by June 15, 2020. The Alzheimer’s Association, in collaboration with MedicAlert® Foundation, provides membership plans with 24/7 Wandering Support. Download the enrollment form.
Alzheimer's Workplace Alliance
The Alzheimer's Workplace Alliance (AWA) provides companies and organizations with complimentary resources for their employees who are caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. Members — AWA Corporate Champions — receive tools to raise awareness of Alzheimer's and engage all employees in the fight against the disease. The Alliance is made possible by the Alzheimer's Association.
The Alzheimer's Association, Central Ohio Chapter has found information contained on these websites to be helpful for those dealing with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias in the Central Ohio area. Readers are encouraged to confirm information with reliable sources and to direct any questions concerning their personal health to licensed physicians or other appropriate health care professionals.
Clinical Trials and Study Index
Learn more about the ICARA study at The Ohio State University Medical Center. The study is evaluating the safety and effectiveness of an investigational drug (bapineuzumab) aimed at slowing down the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. Visit http://www.icarastudy.com/ for more information.
Be a part of scientific research and engage your brain!
The Cognition and Aging Lab at the Ohio State University is recruiting participants diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment or Early-Stage Alzheimer's to a paid research study. The study , funded by the Ntaional Institute on Aging, involves making simple decisions on a computer involving perception, numbers, and memory. This non-invasive, no medication study is just one-time one-hour session that can be scheduled at a convenient time and location for you. Participants are paid $25. Contact Amanda or Moira at 614.292.7518 or CognitionAgingLab@osu.edu for more information.
is an online tool designed for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease, their families and caregivers to help navigate through the questions that come with living with the disease. This tool helps guide you to answers by creating personalized action plans and linking to information, support and local resources.