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Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter

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We serve 24 counties in Northwest Ohio including Allen, Ashland, Auglaize, Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Huron, Knox, Lucas, Mercer, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Williams, Wood, and Wyandot. 

We provide consultation, education, and support to those facing Alzheimer's and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, and families.  We are also committed to advocating for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer's disease and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention, and ultimately, a cure.

If you are looking for a way to become involved with the Alzheimer's Association, we are actively recruiting program volunteers for opportunities such as delivering our community education programs, facilitating a caregiver support group or early stage social engagement activity, or representing us at health and wellness community events. We are currently accepting new volunteer applications online.
Go to volunteer.alz.org to learn more about how you can become a program volunteer!


UPDATES TO OUR CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MONTHLY MEETINGS 
As the holiday season approaches, some of our caregiver support groups have adjusted their meeting schedules - here are the updates:
Lucas County
Oregon Senior Center:
Will not be meeting on November 28 or December 26 but WILL be meeting on Thursday December 5 at 10:30 am.

Parkcliffe Lane Group will not be meeting on November 28 but Will be meeting on Wednesday November 27 at 1pm.

StoryPoint in Waterville - will not meet January 1 2020 but Will be meeting Wednesday January 8 2020 at 6pm

Huron County
Norwalk - The Carriage House will not be meeting on December 24 but WILL be meeting on Tuesday December 17 at 3:30pm

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