Individuals living with dementia and their caregivers are being disproportionately impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). During this unprecedented time, the Alzheimer's Association® offers virtual care and support to all those affected.
From support groups to education, your donation will help the Alzheimer's Association provide our full mission during this global emergency and beyond.
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's, and 16 million are providing unpaid care. The Association addresses this crisis by providing education and support to the millions who face dementia every day through:
*Our free 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900), staffed by master's-level clinicians and specialists, which provides confidential support and information to all those affected in over 200 languages.
*Our website, alz.org® - a rich resource designed to inform and educate multiple audiences, including those living with the disease, caregivers and professional health care providers.
*Online support groups and education programs in communities nationwide - ensuring these services reach underserved populations.
The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia - by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.