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  • Resource Guide for Alzheimer’s Disease


    Address:PO Box 8250Silver Spring, MD 20907-8250


    Internet address: http://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/

    Description of services provided:This site is part of the National Institute on Aging. It provides information and referral service, news and research information, publications, multimedia, and links to other resources.


    Address:Alzheimer’s Association225 N Michigan Ave, Fl 17Chicago, IL 60601-7633


    Internet address: http://www.alz.org/

    Description of services provided:This association is a network of national chapters. The organization funds Alzheimer’s research and provides research, educational, and support information to patients, family, caregivers, and professionals.


    Address:Alzheimer’s Foundation of America322 8th Avenue, 7th FloorNew York, NY 10001


    Internet address: http://www.alzfdn.org/

    Description of services provided:This website provides information about services for those with dementia, as well as information for their caregivers and families.


    Address:NIH Neurological InstitutePO Box 5801Bethesda, MD 20824


    Internet address: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/index.htm/

    Description of services provided:NINDS provides educational, news, and research information for consumers and health professionals on various neurological conditions, including Alzheimer’s disease.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012
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