Your Alzheimer's Community
If you know someone with Alzheimer's disease or have been diagnosed yourself, this is your community. Alzheimers.net grew out of the need to have a social network that will be a respite, a resource and a way to connect with others who share a common bond. Get authoritative, up-to-date resources and advice from professionals with expertise about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Over 10% of adults in the U.S. age 65 and older have Alzheimer’s and experts believe the number of people with the disease will continue to grow in the coming years. Millions of people hope that Alzheimer’s research will provide a cure, but medical research is expensive and funding for it can often be elusive.
Learn more about how you can contribute to Alzheimer’s research and make a difference in the fight against the disease today.
An Easy Way to Contribute to Alzheimer’s Research
Did you know that you can easily contribute to Alzheimer’s research by investing your spare change?
When high school students in Michigan used technology to connect people with dementia to memories that shaped their lives, the world expanded for everyone involved.
Read more about how a high school student project is helping people with dementia recall their lives and helping students and staff provide seniors with better memory care.