Alzheimer’s Association


UPDATED: Friday July 11, 2014 8:47 AM

The Alzheimer’s Association, Central Ohio Chapter is committed to meeting the needs of persons affected by Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia through family and clinical support, education, advocacy, and research. 

Funding for programs and services is achieved through individual, foundation, and corporate support as well as fundraising events.  All services are provided without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin or ancestry.

OUR PROGRAM AND SERVICES

24/7 Helpline 1-800-272-3900

A telephone assistance service staffed by professionals providing information, support services and referrals.

Educational Resources

Educational programs for family caregivers, professionals, and the community. Videos, books, and literature are available.

Medic Alert + Safe Return

A nationwide 24-hour toll-free line and personal identification products enable police and private citizens to return lost individuals to their homes.

Care Consultation

A clinical team offering family assessments, behavior management training, long-term care planning, education and support.

Caregiver and Family Support Groups

Groups for family members, caregivers, and friends that regularly meet in community settings. These groups provide participants with an opportunity to discuss caregiving challenges and share helpful tips, while receiving support from others who are in similar situations.

Early Stage Programming

Education and support programs for individuals and their family members living with early stage Alzheimer’s disease or early dementia.

OUR SERVICE AREA

Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Hocking, Licking, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, and Union Counties

OUR MISSION
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

OUR VISION
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

For more information, please visit www.alz.org/centralohio.

To register for the Columbus Walk to End Alzheimer’s please visit act.alz.org/columbusohio.