Get Involved in Alzheimer’s Awareness Month!
November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, a time to heighten awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and show support for the more than 6.2 million Americans living with it. There are a number of quick and easy ways you can help raise awareness, show support and fight Alzheimer’s disease!
Spread the word on social media
Raise awareness by downloading this “Facts About Alzheimer’s Disease” infographic and sharing via social media or email.
Change your social media cover photo
Download a free image which you can post on social media to show your support for the fight against
Use a Facebook Profile Picture Frame
Click here to get a free “Alzheimer’s Awareness” Facebook profile frame to show your support all month long.
Take a picture of yourself in teal and share on social media why you’re joining the fight against Alzheimer’s
(include #WhyIGoTeal in your post).
Need a teal shirt? Get one through the AFA e-store here.
Take a Selfie
Download a sign, print it out, take a photo and post on social media with #WhyIGoTeal and #AlzheimersAwarenessMonth
Join the Walk
AFA is holding a nationwide virtual Alzheimer’s walk which allows you to walk in your community to raise Alzheimer’s awareness and funds to support families affected by Alzheimer’s.
Wear a Cause Bracelet
Show your support for the cause. Click here to get yours through AFA’s e-store.
Create a Fundraiser
Start a Facebook fundraiser by clicking here and following the steps listed on the page (you will need to login in to your Facebook account).
You can also design your own fundraiser through AFA’s community fundraising page. Click here to learn more or contact AFA’s Development Department at 866-232-8484.
Get a Memory Screening
Be proactive with your own brain health by getting a free, virtual memory screening.
Help support programs and services for families affected by Alzheimer’s disease and research toward a cure.