The Alzheimer’s Association invites you to become an Alzheimer advocate. Join us and speak up for the needs and rights of people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families.
Our 2014 New York State Legislative Agenda is live. Learn more about our statewide platform and the issues critical to the 320,000 New Yorkers living with Alzheimer's.
Uniform Adult Guardianship unanimously passed the Senate and Assembly this spring. We are monitoring its progress.
Alzheimer advocates play an important role in improving the quality of care and quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families by working to improve dementia care and services; improve access to community-based care; improve quality care in residential settings; and expand funding for research and public programs serving people with dementia.
As an advocate, you will: