We offer a variety of resources for all individuals living with Alzheimer's Disease, as well as their caregivers.
The Alzheimer's Association Helpline operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in 140 languages. Our staff is highly trained and knowledgeable about all aspects of Alzheimer’s disease.
Call us if you have questions about:
- Alzheimer’s disease or memory loss
- Medications and treatment options
- Brain health and care options
- How the Association can help you
- Caregiving tips and respite care
- Services available in your community and referrals
You can also call us for emotional support, as often as you need. We know that living with Alzheimer’s can be overwhelming at times.
Remember, we are here for you –– all day, every day.
Our professional staff is dedicated to helping people navigate through the difficult decisions and uncertainties people with Alzheimer’s and their families face at every stage of the disease.
We can provide care consultation services to you by telephone, e-mail or in person. These include: assessment of needs, assistance with planning and problem solving, supportive listening.
The Alzheimer’s Association message boards and chat rooms provide an online community for persons with Alzheimer's, caregivers and care providers.
Our message boards have thousands of registered members from around the United States and thousands more who refer to the stories and information that is available 24 hours a day.
Join the Alzheimer’s Association online community.
The Alzheimer's Association offers dozens of fact sheets and brochures.
We also maintain a variety of educational materials (brochures, videos, audio tapes, and books) on topics related to Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.
The Alzheimer's Association also provides resources in a number of different languages.
To learn more about our library, contact us at 800.272.3900.
The Alzheimer's Association is committed to helping professionals improve their knowledge and skills, build stronger teams and deliver better care to people with dementia and their families.
Our training and education programs are geared to professionals working in both community-based and residential care settings.
Our programs and meetings have been attended by activity professionals, administrators, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers and staff trainers.
Many of our programs offer CEUs.
MedicAlert + Safe Return®-
In a move to significantly improve the safety of individuals with Alzheimer’s, the Alzheimer’s Association and the MedicAlert Foundation have created an alliance to bring you MedicAlert® + Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return®.
Alzheimer's Association Safe Return® is a nationwide identification, support and enrollment program that provides assistance when someone with Alzheimer's or a related dementia wanders and becomes lost.
Assistance is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If an enrollee is missing, one phone call immediately activates a community support network to help reunite the lost person with his or her caregiver.
Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch® is a free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service that generates customized lists of studies based on user-provided information
Individuals with dementia or those who are at risk of developing it, caregivers and healthy volunteers with no dementia issues are needed today to help advance Alzheimer's research.
By participating in clinical research, you can help to accelerate progress and provide valuable insight into potential treatments and methods of prevention. Without the participation of people like you, finding a cure is nearly impossible.