our vision…

A community where Alzheimer's and other dementias are understood, accepted and people are supported.

our mission…

We educate people about dementia related diseases. We provide hope to those affected by offering support and resources.

our values…

We are a compassionate, responsive, and accepting organization. We are committed to honesty, integrity and professionalism in all we do.

General Information

MedicineNet.com

Provides definitions for Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, outlines the symptoms and warning signs, explains diagnosis, prognosis, and available treatments.
www.medicinenet.com

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

www.alzfdn.org

Care Partner Support

Children of Aging Parents

Contains a list of support groups across the nation, as well as a caregiver guide, and literature for children of aging parents. Not specific to Alzheimer's, but still contains useful information for caregivers of parents with Alzheimer's.
www.caps4caregivers.org

Caregiver Guide

Put together by the ADEAR center (Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral), this site focuses on everyday caregiving tasks.
www.nia.nih.gov

ElderCare Online

Packed with tips, interviews, and research article updates.
www.ec-online.net

Service, Care, & Housing Locators

A Place for Mom

Helps seniors and their families find senior housing and senior care based on their unique needs and budget. A Place for Mom is paid by the participating communities and providers in their national network, so their services are at no charge to families.
www.aplaceformom.com

Eldercare Locator

A public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families. They can also be reached at 1-800-677-1116.
www.eldercare.gov

Research

The Mayo Clinic – Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

The purpose of the center is to provide care for dementia patients and promote research and education on Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias.
mayoresearch.mayo.edu

The University of Washington - Alzheimer Disease Research Center

Purpose is to investigate the basic mechanisms causing the development of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders. The ultimate goal of basic and clinical studies is to improve patient care and functioning, as well as to improve the quality of life for both patients and caregivers.
depts.washington.edu