In North Carolina, the Alzheimer’s Association provides patient and family services, information and referral, education, and advocacy throughout all 100 counties. We provide a variety of services including a 24/7 Helpline, support groups, educational programs, and MedicAlert®. We offer opportunities to get involved and to make a difference. On our blog, you will find event announcements and media coverage, as well as stories highlighting those dedicated to making a difference in the fight against Alzheimer’s in our great state.

A Caregiver’s Life Jacket for Veterans Living with Alzheimer’s Disease

Taking care of a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia can be challenging for anyone, and caregivers often feel that they have been thrown into the deep end without a life jacket! For veterans, already dealing with unique issues related to their service, finding that life-line may feel even more difficult. Join us […]

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Alzheimer’s Advocacy Day to Aptly Turn North Carolina Purple

The Alzheimer’s Association in North Carolina is calling on everyone to turn the state purple for Alzheimer’s. State Advocacy Day is designed to move legislators to action on Alzheimer’s and dementia policy that will improve the lives of North Carolina families. Learn about the legislative process. Bring awareness to the importance of the Alzheimer’s Association […]

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Thrive with Pride Monthly LGBTQ+ Educational Series

As people are living longer, we see greater attention is being paid to the concerns facing aging adults and caregivers. While many issues are the same for all older adults and those who care for them, some unique considerations arise for LGBTQ+ people dealing with aging. Join us monthly, third Thursday from 11 am – […]

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