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  • Alzheimer's Association Washington State Chapter, Serving Washington State & Northern Idaho Alzheimer's Association Washington State Chapter, Serving Wa...

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Mission Statement

To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Description

The Washington State Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association was incorporated as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization in Washington State in 1978. It was started by family caregivers who came together around a common need of getting support and help for their loved ones with dementia. This Chapter was one of seven founding chapters of the National Alzheimer's Association, headquartered in Chicago. Today this Chapter serves individuals living with Alzheimer's disease (and related dementias), their families, health care professionals and administrators, and the general public throughout a 23 county service area that runs from the Canadian to the Oregon borders.

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Average Review 2 reviews

Would you recommend Alzheimer's Association Washington State Chapter, Serving Washington State & Northern Idaho?

by Gabrielle B. (2017-04-12 16:10:06.0)
Very prompt response and very friendly! I appreciate how engaged and active this organization is along with their myriad opportunities for volunteers. The office staff is incredibly welcoming, there are various projects that play to your strengths, and the volunteer coordinator is excellent! I would recommend volunteering here to anyone looking to give back to an excellent cause.
by Dalene T. (2017-04-12 22:12:12.0)
In our area, this organization has done phenomenal work to educate the public on this issue and to provide resources and information for those who have questions about this terrible illness.