Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia Resources

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June 28, 2005 at 7:06 pm  •  Posted in Alzheimers Disease/Dementia, Resources by  •  0 Comments

Alzheimer’s Association
The Alzheimer’s Association, the world leader in Alzheimer research and support, is the first and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to finding prevention methods, treatments and an eventual cure for Alzheimer’s. For 25 years, the donor-supported, not-for-profit Alzheimer’s Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes.
www.alz.org

Alzheimer’s Resource Room, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The Alzheimer’s Resource Room is where families, caregivers, and professionals can find information about The Alzheimer’s Demonstration Program, including: where you can turn for support and assistance, and providing services to caregivers.
www.aoa.gov/alz/index.asp

American Medical Association-Dementia Resources
The AMA Web site devoted to providing information on dementia and relevant services.
www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/4789.html

CareFinder
The Alzheimer’s Association’s CareFinder is on online tool to help those affected by Alzheimer’s   disease find good care in their community.   The Web site has sections on Planning Ahead, Care Options, Coordinating Care, and Support and Resources.
www.alz.org/carefinder/index.asp

MetLife Since You Care Guides
Since You Care are a series of guides which provide practical suggestions and useful tools on a variety of specific care-related subjects including Alzheimer’s Disease.
www.metlife.com

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