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  • Alzheimer's Association, Greater Pennsylvania Chapter Alzheimer's Association, Greater Pennsylvania Chapter

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Mission Statement

The World leader in Alzheimer's research and support, the Alzheimer's Association is committed to eliminating Alzheimer's disease by advancing research and to enhancing care and support for individuals, their families and caregivers.

Description

At the Greater Pennsylvania Chapter, we offer services and programs to those who have Alzheimer's or a related demtia, to their family members, to caregivers and to professionals. These programs includ a 24/7 Helpline, Safe Return, over 180 support groups, family care coordination, professional education programs and advocacy.

The Walk to End Alzheimer's(tm) is the Alzheimer's Association's national signature event to help those battling Alzheimer's disease. Since 1989, The Walk event has raised more than $175 million and is the largest national fundraising event for Alzheimer's disease.

The Walk to End Alzheimer's(tm) takes place in more than 600 communities nationwide; events are held in September and October. Millions of men, women and children will participate as walkers, volunteers and sponsors this year!

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http://www.alz.org/pa/in_my_community_16178.asp

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