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.
Advocates are people with Alzheimer’s and related disorders, caregivers, friends, family members, and professionals who raise awareness and urge government to support research and care. 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.
We make it easy for you. As an advocate, you will:
Save the date now for Memory Day 2013.
Every year the Ohio Council coordinates an effort to meet with all the Ohio Representatives and Senators to update them on legislation dealing with Alzheimer's disease, and to answer any questions they may have regarding the disease. We encourage families to share their experiences and challenges in an effort to help legislators understand the true complexity of this disease. Continental breakfast and lunch are provided to all who attend this event. If you would like more information or would like to attend, please contact your local chapter at 800-272-3900 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Walk to End Alzheimer’s: 2013 Schedule of Events
Contact Jennifer Monroe Sega at 614-457-6003 or email@example.com
Contact: Gail Gregory Thomas at 614-457-6003 or firstname.lastname@example.org