CHAPTER SERVICES INCLUDE (service area is the Akron, Canton and Youngstown community):
A telephone assistance service, which provides information, literature, support
services and referral to specific Association programs and/or community
Care Management Programs: Family-centered programs
that offer personalized guidance to families; helps families make informed
choices as they cope with difficult issues.
Safe Return/MedicAlert: For
those who wander, a national registry ID program to help register and identify
individuals who are memory impaired due to Alzheimer’s disease.
Support Groups: Over 30 support groups who meet regularly
throughout the Greater East Ohio Area, facilitated by a professional and/or
Early Stage Support Groups: On-going groups and programs for persons diagnosed with
early-stage dementia and their caregiver. Living with Alzheimer's, a five month series is available throughout the service area.
Educational programs for caregivers, professionals and the community. Each office also offers a speaker’s bureau
and attends health fairs.
Professional Education: Educational Conferences are held yearly
offering professionals continued education about Alzheimer’s disease and
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