Alzheimer's Advocacy in

The Alzheimer's Association, Iowa Chapter is advocating on behalf of those living with Alzheimer's disease and dementia in our area.

Take Action! Become an Advocate

Addressing the Alzheimer’s crisis is as much a matter of public policy as scientific discovery, and we need your help to change the future of this devastating disease. As an advocate, you will be invited to engage public officials and policymakers in a variety of ways, urging their support for critical Alzheimer's legislation and policy changes.

Become a part of our advocate community today.

Current Action Alerts

 

Policies

Federal Policy

Alzheimer's is a devastating disease that cannot be ignored by federal policymakers. Our goal is to see that the federal government takes bold action now to confront this growing crisis. Urge your elected officials to enact public policies that provide better health and long-term coverage to ensure high-quality, cost-effective care for the millions of people who face this disease every day. Learn more

State Policy

2022 Iowa Alzheimer's Advocacy Week on the Hill

SCHEDULE

TRAININGS (Register for 1 option below).

Learn about our state policy priorities and how to set up meetings, either in-person or virtual, with legislators.

Thursday, Jan. 27, 6:00 p.m. OR

Monday, January 31, 12:00 p.m.

ADVOCACY WEEK / Monday, Jan. 31 - Thursday, Feb. 3

Tuesday, Feb . 1 - Wednesday, Feb. 2Robyn Mills, Public Policy Director will be at the Iowa Capitol to assist any advocates who would like to meet with their legislative members in person. She will also be available to assist advocates in setting up virtual meetings.

Monday, Jan. 31 - Thursday, Feb. 3 Sample social media posts,phone2action emails and sample letters to the editor will be provided to advocates to generate advocate activity across the state.

Contact Public Policy Director Robyn Mills at romills@alz.org or
515.314.3010 with any questions.

Upcoming Events

  • 2022 Iowa Alzheimer's Advocacy Week on the Hill
    Monday, Jan. 31 - Thursday, Feb. 3
    Register HERE
    See below for more details

Chapter Contact(s)

Chapter Headquarters
Iowa Chapter
PO Box 71331
Clive, IA 50325
Phone 515.440.2722