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The Longest Day

On June 21 — the summer solstice — people across the world will participate in a fundraising activity on The Longest Day. Use your creativity and passion to raise funds & awareness for the fight to END ALZ.

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Matters of the Mind

Join us Wednesday, May 29 for Matters of the Mind - a presentation brought to you by the Alzheimer’s Association & NorthShore Neurological Institute, delivering expertise on brain health & the latest in Alzheimer’s research.

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Laughs to Remember

Join us Saturday, June 1 for Laughs To Remember - a sidesplitting event featuring dinner, a silent auction, a raffle and live entertainment by some of Chicago’s best comedic talent, to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Bowl for Alzheimer's

Join us Saturday, June 8 for a day of food, fun & bowling in honor of Laura Laney. Food & fountain beverages will be provided. All proceeds will benefit the Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter.

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Power of Purple

Join us Sunday, June 9 for the 2nd annual Power of Purple to learn about Alzheimer’s impact on women. This garden party luncheon will honor dementia caregivers & will feature a three-course meal, auction & raffle.

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Alzheimer’s Community Forums

Learn about Alzheimer’s, dementia and memory loss. Share your thoughts about how we can help people in your community. Bring a friend who has been impacted by the disease.

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Community Education Requests

Knowledge is power. The Alzheimer's Association offers a variety of quality education programs that include resources and care strategies. Learn how to host a communication education program in your community. ​

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The Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter is the leading volunteer health organization in Alzheimer’s disease care.

Serving 87 counties in Illinois, with offices in Bloomington, Carbondale, Chicago, Joliet, Peoria, Quincy, Rockford and Springfield. Since 1980, the Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes across the state.

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Silver Search - Silver Search is a coordinated effort to bring awareness, education, and resources to help find and safely return people with Alzheimer’s or dementia that go missing.Share Your Story - Tell us your story of how Alzheimer’s disease and dementia has affected you and your family. It may make a difference in someone else’s life.Request a Speaker - Find a speaker for your event. Choose from chapter staff, a physician or local researcher, or members of our Illinois Chapter medical and scientific committee.

 

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