Come join and get a free tour and art project each month at the Speed Art Museum. Social Engagement Leaders represent the Association and assure positive experience during social engagement events/activities for people living with memory loss and their care partners. A tour and art project are led by Museum staff. As a leader you are asked to simply provide hospitality, support and oversight at the social engagement event via the Speed Art Museum.
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 400, Louisville, KY 40205, US
Our Vision: A world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.™ Our Mission: The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia -- by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.
The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia - by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. The Alzheimer’s Association was founded in 1980 by a group of family caregivers and individuals who recognized the need for an organization that would unite caregivers, provide support to those facing Alzheimer’s and advance research into the disease. Jerome H. Stone, a true visionary in the Alzheimer’s movement, was our founding president. When his wife, Evelyn, was diagnosed with the disease in 1970, information about Alzheimer’s - even among the medical community - was limited. With drive and determination, Mr. Stone took a disease that was cloaked in silence and helped to create a global conversation.