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Join the fight against Alzheimer’s disease by becoming an Alzheimer’s Association, Michigan Great Lakes Chapter volunteer. From planning an event to hosting a support group to providing office support, there are many ways to get involved. See below for opportunities that best fit your interests and availability. 

To learn more, contact mglcvolunteer@alz.org.

Ways to get involved

Community educator

Deliver community education programs using prepared training materials on topics related to Alzheimer’s disease, other dementias and memory loss as well as information for individuals and families impacted by the disease.

Caregiver support group facilitator

Help facilitate support groups that provide emotional, educational and social support to those caring for someone living with Alzheimer’s or another dementia.

Special events volunteer

Assist with the planning and execution of fundraisers such as Walk to End Alzheimer’s, The Longest Day, Michigan RivALZ, Rockin' for Rehab, the David E. Rutledge Charity Golf Outing and more. Committee member tasks include recruiting team members, raising revenue, increasing awareness and implementing event activities.


Help improve the quality of care and quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families by carrying our message to elected officials at the federal, state and local levels. Communicate with elected officials via petitions, phone calls and other calls-to-action, participate in area events, and share your story.

Chapter Spokesperson

From representing our chapter at health fairs and networking events to sharing your story as a public speaker or in media interviews, we need you to help us spread awareness of Alzheimer's and other types of dementia in the community.

TrialMatch volunteer

Find clinical trials through Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch®. This free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service generates customized lists of studies based on user-provided information. You can easily see what studies you may qualify for.

Administrative volunteer 

Assist in the many administrative tasks needed to keep our office running smoothly, including special projects, mailings, collating and copying.


Our chapter is seeking unpaid interns who are looking to make a difference while gaining valuable work experience. Internships are available across many majors and disciplines including social work, public policy, communications, business and more.

Get involved today!

Contact us now to learn more: mglcvolunteer@alz.org

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