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We need your help in the fight against Alzheimer's disease.

Working together, volunteers and staff play an important role in the vitality and success of the Alzheimer's Association in enhancing care and support for people affected by Alzheimer's disease and their families. There are many ways to get involved, depending on your area of interest. You can help with special events, volunteer in the chapter office, provide a listening ear for callers seeking help and infomation, or raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease in the community as a speaker.

However you choose to donate your time, talents, and energy, we greatly value your contributions. Possible areas of involvement and contact information are listed below, but other opportunities arise throughout the year as well. We look forward to hearing from you.

Helpline Volunteer

Thorough training is provided by chapter staff.

  • Answer Helpline calls.
  • Update community resource listings for the 11-county service area.

Call Krista Scheel, Program Director, at 414.479.8800.


Office Support

Assist with a variety of office and administrative support projects.

Contact Lisa Ligocki, Office Manager, at 414.479.8800

Or, you can download our volunteer application, and return via fax (414.479.8819) or mail to the chapter office:
620 S. 76th Street, Suite 160
Milwaukee, WI 53214



Speakers Bureau

Serve as a chapter ambassador through a variety of speaking opportunities:

  • Speak to community groups and service clubs about the Alzheimer's Association.
  • Represent the chapter at United Way and other Workplace Giving Campaign kick-offs and events.

Contact Diane Baughn, Education & Training Services Manager, at 414.479.8800.


Special Events

Walk to End Alzheimer's®

Walk to End Alzheimer's is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Each of our Walks depends on the volunteer efforts of people like you to be successful. There is a place and a role for everyone who would like to get involved.


Mardi Gras Gala

  • Auction Solicitation
  • Set Up/Night of Volunteer


Community Outreach - Help us raise awareness about the Alzheimer's Association by speaking at community events, managing information tables at restaurants, walking in parades or helping us distribute posters, brochures and yard signs.

Contact Rebecca Peterson, Special Events Manager at 414.479.8800 or email






Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.