Long-Term and Community-Based Providers

Opportunities

LINC-AD Care and Support Advisory Committee

LINC-AD care advisors include individuals with dementia, their care partners and family members, and long-term care and community-based providers.

Yearly Webinar

Our annual webinar is held every year in the spring. Please check back for information on our 2022 webinar.

Collaborations (LINC-ADges)

Best Practice Caregiving
An online database of evidence-based dementia programs for family caregivers.

Family Caregiver Alliance: Selected Caregiver Assessment Measures: A Resource Inventory for Practitioners (2012)
An inventory of caregiver assessment measures.

National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center (NADRC) Quality Assurance and Measures
A website that includes quality assurance and measures. The expertise of the Resource Center team is broad, with combined experience and knowledge related to a variety of topics including, dementia-capable systems, supportive services for people with dementia and caregivers, evidence-based caregiver interventions, behavioral interventions for people with dementia, data collection and reporting, and program evaluation.

National Alzheimer’s Project Act (NAPA)
An act established to build upon and leverage Health and Human Services (HSH) programs and other federal efforts to help change the trajectory of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

Advisory Council On Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services Subcommittee Recommendations
An advisory council that makes recommendations to HHS for priority actions to expand, coordinate and condense programs in order to improve the health outcomes of people with AD/ADRD and reduce the financial burden of these conditions.

Alzheimer’s Association Resources

For Professionals
Browse information, tools and resources for those working in the field of Alzheimer's and dementia care.

Dementia Care Provider Roundtable
The mission of the Alzheimer's Association Dementia Care Provider Roundtable (AADCPR) is to advance care and support services for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their caregivers, through the dissemination and adoption of evidence-based Practice Recommendations.

Alzheimer’s Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations
The Alzheimer's Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations outline recommendations for quality care practices based on a comprehensive review of current evidence, best practice and expert opinion.

Training and Certification Opportunities
The Alzheimer’s Association offers a variety of pathways to person-centered dementia care training and certification.

Alzheimer’s Association TrialMatch®
This service provides customized lists of clinical studies based on user-provided information. The free, easy-to-use platform allows individuals with Alzheimer's, caregivers and healthy volunteers to see which studies are a good fit for them or for a family member. Search for studies, sign up for study updates, or connect with researcher teams.

Become a LINC-AD Affiliate

Sign-up is free. As an affiliate, junior psychosocial researchers in dementia care can connect with other researchers in the field, including learning about grant opportunities, conferences and virtual webinars.