Alzheimer's Foundation of America

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press releases

28th of April 2022

10 Steps for Healthy Aging During National Older Americans Month

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America offers tips to help individuals promote healthy aging (April 27, 2022)— As part of National Older Americans Month this May, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) […]

31st of March 2022

Seven Tips for Managing Caregiver Stress

(March 31, 2022)— Stress can damage your health if you do not manage it properly—especially if you are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia-related illness. […]

25th of March 2022

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Helpline Open to Help Families Impacted by Alzheimer’s in the Aftermath of Tornadoes and Severe Storms

(March 24, 2022)—Following tornadoes and severe storms that caused devastation and casualties in several southern states including Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Louisiana, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is reminding […]

14th of March 2022

Federal Budget Invests in Alzheimer’s Research & Support Services

(March 11, 2022) – Congress approved passage of the federal budget for fiscal year (FY) 2022, which is expected to be signed by the President, that includes an additional $289 […]

9th of December 2021

Gifts of Giving: The Financial Benefits of Supporting the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease in December

Charitable Gifts Can Make a Difference for People with Alzheimer’s and Your Finances Too (December 8, 2021)— ‘Tis the season of giving, and there are many benefits of making a […]

17th of November 2021

Staying Safe and Joyful: Tips for a Dementia-Friendly Holiday Celebration from the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

(November 16, 2021)— For many, the holiday season is a joyful one spent together with loved ones—including families affected by dementia. Being adaptable and building an inclusive environment are key […]

1st of November 2021

High School Seniors Invited to Apply for AFA’s Teen Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship

Teens Invited to Describe How Alzheimer’s Has Impacted Their Lives for the Chance to Win a $5,000 Scholarship from the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (November 1, 2021)— High school seniors […]

25th of October 2021

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America to Host Nationwide Virtual Alzheimer’s Walk

(October 22, 2021)— The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) will be holding a nationwide Virtual Alzheimer’s Walk, which kicks off October 30, and runs throughout November, which is Alzheimer’s Awareness […]

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America to “Light the World in Teal” for Alzheimer’s Awareness on November 4

More than 375 Sites Across the Country and Around the World Already Signed Up to “Go Teal” to Raise Awareness and Show Support (October 20, 2021)—   On November 4, sites […]

18th of October 2021

November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Be Aware of These Five Common Falsehoods About Alzheimer’s Disease

(October 18, 2021)—  With National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month kicking off November 1, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is providing information to dispel common falsehoods about Alzheimer’s disease to help […]