Alzheimer's Disease Education & Resources
The organizations listed below are good resources for more information about Alzheimer’s disease.
- Alzheimer’s Association
- The Alzheimer’s Association – the largest private, not-for-profit supporter of Alzheimer’s disease research – provides information about the disease, as well as useful resources and supportive programs to help individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers cope with and understand the disease. The Alzheimer’s Association also offers information about research advances, publications and events.
- Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
- ADEAR, hosted by the National Institute on Aging, provides information from a database that contains almost 8,500 materials about Alzheimer’s disease – from journal articles and brochures, to newsletters and reports. Information can be found about research, diagnosis and treatment options, as well as breaking news and publications.
- Alzheimer’s Disease Research
- The Alzheimer’s Research Forum contains the latest scientific findings related to Alzheimer’s disease research. This website generates and maintains public research databases and creates discussion forums to encourage debate and help spread new ideas in an effort to contribute to global attempts to cure Alzheimer’s disease.
- Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research
- This website provides comprehensive information – from an overview of the disease, to in-depth research – to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease, as well as to caregivers, family members and the general public.
- Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI)
- The ADI is an international membership group of Alzheimer’s associations. This website links to various association sites throughout the world and provides global statistics on Alzheimer’s disease.