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Currently, in Texas more than 400,000 are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and over 1,449,000 family and friends are providing care.
Serving Amarillo, El Paso, Lubbock, Midland and the surrounding areas, the Alzheimer’s Association West Texas Chapter is here to help. We provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias throughout our community, including those living with the disease, caregivers, health care professionals 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.
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Clinicians, community & organizational leaders, and the West Texas Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, host a weekly discussion on issues that impact individuals and caregivers impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Listen to our guest speakers and share what’s on your mind. Registration is required. Enroll at alz.org/crf, email WestTexas@alz.org, or call 915.544.1799 for more information.
Join us on Saturday, June 6 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, for a Texas Alzheimer Association’s Facebook LIVE event. Learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementia, discover Alzheimer's Association resources, and hear from Alzheimer's Association staff, caregivers, community partners, and more during this virtual, interactive event.
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No one should face Alzheimer's alone. Register for one of our free virtual programs for information and resources about Alzheimer's and other dementias. Register today or call 800.272.3900 to register by phone.
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If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with early stage dementia or experiencing changes in memory, involvement in early stage programs can be very helpful...
The Alzheimer's Association West Texas Chapter serves Amarillo, El Paso, Lubbock, Permian Basin and all surrounding areas.
On the summer solstice, people around the world participate in an activity they love while raising funds and awareness to help end Alzheimer’s.
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.
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