Alzheimer's Association

Happy Holidays from the Alzheimer's Association CT Chapter!



Connecticut Chapter

Thank you for making 2011 such a success!  

This past year has been a huge success, thanks to you!  Thank you for helping the Connecticut Chapter move towards our vision of a world without Alzheimer's by donating, volunteering, and participating in Chapter activities.   Your support continues to help us through programs and services, advocacy, and research.  We look forward to working with you in 2012 and send best wishes for a happy holiday season! 

 

Make your voice heard with our new story bank

We need to hear your story to share with elected officials in your community. Your input will help spread awareness of the struggles people living with the disease face and challenges caregivers and families confront on the frontline daily.

Help ensure that your concerns are heard loud and clear!

Share your story here >>. 


Save the date! Education Conference 2012

Mark your calendars for our annual education conference on Tuesday March 27, 2012 at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Cromwell.  This highly anticipated event showcases best practices and creative interventions that can be used as models to address the growing needs of professional and family caregivers in the community,  Our keynote speaker this year is Dr. Christopher van Dyck, Professor of Psychiatry (Geropsychiatry) and Neurobiology, Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit, Yale University School of Medicine.  Dr. van Dyck will be speaking on the new diagnostic criteria and the importance of early detection.   

Learn about the latest advances in research

Our research center contains the most updated information on diagnosis, prevention, and the drug treatment pipeline.  Sign up to receive breaking research updates, or learn about clinical trials in your area with the Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch program.  
Get the lastest research updates >>.

 

Know the 10 Warning Signs before your holiday visits

The holidays are a time when family and friends come together and share memories, laughs and good cheer. But for families living with Alzheimer’s, the holidays can also be a difficult time. With some planning and adjusted expectations, your celebrations can be filled with joy and magical moments to cherish forever. 
Learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's>>. 

Bankers Life 2011

Thank you to Bankers Life and Casualty

The Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter appreciates the dedication of Bankers Life and Casualty in Milford CT for their continuing support of the Forget Me Not program benefitting our Chapter's mission. Baby boomers deal with many challenges during retirement. The ability to assist them is what Bankers Life and Casualty specializes in.   Their committment to give back to the community by working with Forget Me Nots, to raise awareness and donations for a possible cure for Alzheimer's is extremely important to their clients.   

 

 
 
 
                                                                                      

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Our mission is 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.

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Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter
2075 Silas Deane Highway, Suite 100
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: 860.828.2828
Fax: 860.571.8613

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