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Early Stage Memory Loss Programs
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If you are in the Early Stages of Alzheimer's disease or related dementia or if you are experiencing changes in your memory, this section is for you.

The Alzheimer's Association provides supportive programs and services to help people with Alzheimer's and their care partners deal with the disease and its impact on their lives. You are not alone. The Alzheimer's Association stands ready to help you and your family as a trusted resource for ongoing information and support.

In this section you will find resources to increase your knowledge, help you cope and allow you to remain active and socially engaged.

Local group meetings and programs here.

Alzheimer's Association Early Stage Support Groups
The groups offer a safe and supportive environment to peers who are living in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease or related dementia and their care partners. These groups provide dementia-related education, emotional support, fun activities and connections with resources so that the group members may enhance their lives in the midst of the disease.

Early-Stage Social Engagement Program:
Offers a fun and comfortable way for people living in the early stage of Alzheimer's or other dementia to get out, get active and get connected with one another through a variety of social events and community-based activities determined by individual needs and interests of the participants and that promote social interaction and companionship. Call our 24/7 Helpline 1.800.272.3900 for the next program in your area.

Memory Café: El Paso / Midland

Impressions Program: El Paso


24/7 Helpline 1.800.272.3900

Free and confidential-
Call the Alzheimer's Association's 24/7 Helpline

(1.800.272.3900) anytime to receive information and support. Trained and knowledgeable staff can offer referrals to local community programs and services; dementia-related education; crisis assistance; and emotional support. Care consultations are provided by master's-level clinicians. The 24/7 Helpline also has a language translation service.

Find about other resources and support here .

Gen involved as a volunteer or advocate.


Alzheimer's Association

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