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

    31 Center Drive

    MSC 2292

    Bethesda, MD 20892
    (800) 438-4380


    Alzheimer's Foundation of America

    322 Eighth Avenue
    7th Floor
    New York, NY 10001

    (866) 232-8484


    Alzheimer's Disease International
    64 Great Suffolk Street
    SE 1 OBL
    United Kingdom
    +44 20 7981 0880 (phone)

    BrightFocus Foundation
    22512 Gateway Center Drive
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (800) 437-2423

    American Psychiatric Association
    1000 Wilson Boulevard
    Suite 1825
    Arlington, VA 22209
    (888) 357-7924

    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

    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

    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

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    Reviewed by Neil Lava, MD on September 20, 2014
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