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Alzheimer's Disease Resources

Below you will find a list of helpful resources for finding information on Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's Association
225 North Michigan, 17th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
(800) 272-3900

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Email: info@alz.org

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center (ADEAR)
ADEAR Center

31 Center Drive

MSC 2292

Bethesda, MD 20892
(800) 438-4380

Email: adear@nia.nih.gov

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

322 Eighth Avenue
7th Floor
New York, NY   10001

(866) 232-8484

Email: info@alzfdn.org

Alzheimer's Disease International
64 Great Suffolk Street
London
SE 1 OBL
United Kingdom
+44 20 7981 0880 (phone)
Email: info@alz.co.uk

BrightFocus Foundation
22512 Gateway Center Drive
Clarksburg, MD 20871
(800) 437-2423
Email: info@brightfocus.org
 

American Psychiatric Association
1000 Wilson Boulevard
Suite 1825
Arlington, VA 22209
(888) 357-7924
Email: apa@psych.org

The Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center
320 East Superior St.
Searle 11
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 908-9339

Family Caregiver Alliance
785 Market St.
Suite 750
San Francisco, CA 94103
(800) 445-8106
Email: info@caregiver.org

National Council on Aging
1901 L Street, NW
4th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 479-1200
Eldercare Locator: (800) 677-1116

National Family Caregivers Association
10400 Connecticut Ave., #500
Kensington, MD 20895-3944
(800) 896-3650

National Institute on Aging
31 Center Drive, MSC 2292
Bethesda, MD 20892
(800) 222-2225
TTY: (800) 2224225
Email: niaic@nia.nih.gov

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
NIH Neurological Institute
Attn: NINDS
P.O. Box 5801
Bethesda, MD 20824
(800) 352-9424
TTY: (301) 468-5981

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration on Aging 
One Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 619-0724 
Email: aoainfo@aoa.hhs.gov

 

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Reviewed by Neil Lava, MD on September 20, 2014
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