Alzheimer's Foundation of America

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press releases

9th of May 2023

5 Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day With Someone Who Has Dementia

With Women Accounting for Two-Thirds of All Individuals Living with Alzheimer’s Disease, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Offers Tips for Families Affected by Dementia Mother’s Day is May 14, and with […]


4th of May 2023

Identifying and Addressing Caregiver Depression

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Provides Tips to Help Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers, Who Face Higher Risk of Depression As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) […]


4th of April 2023

Six Steps to Reduce Caregiver Stress During National Stress Awareness Month in April

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Informing Family Caregivers About Importance of Stress Management, Tips to Help (March 31, 2023)— Stress doesn’t just affect your mood—it can have long-term health impacts as […]


17th of February 2023

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Statement on Bruce Willis’ Diagnosis of Frontotemporal Dementia

February, 17, 2023 —“We are sending our prayers and support to Bruce Willis and his family on the announcement of his diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia (FTD). We are also grateful […]


16th of February 2023

North Andover Musician Holding 12th Annual Alzheimer’s Benefit Concert in Honor of Her Grandfather

“A Night on the Edge!” – March 18 – Will Raise Funds for Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Programs, Services, Research to Help Families Impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease (February 16, 2023)—On […]


8th of February 2023

The 4 Rs: Tips to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a Loved One Living with Dementia

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Encourages Families to Follow the Four Rs this Valentine’s Day, February 14th. (February 7, 2023)—Valentine’s Day can bring unique challenges to relationships where someone has dementia […]


3rd of February 2023

High School Seniors Impacted by Alzheimer’s Encouraged to Apply for AFA’s Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship By March 1

High School Seniors Impacted by Alzheimer’s Encouraged to Apply for AFA’s Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship By March 1 (February 1, 2023)— The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is offering […]


31st of January 2023

Dr. Jeremy Koppel Appointed to Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Medical, Scientific & Memory Screening Advisory Board

(January 30, 2023)— The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) announced the appointment of Jeremy Koppel, M.D. to its Medical, Scientific & Memory Screening Advisory Board. Dr. Koppel is a longtime physician […]


27th of January 2023

Protecting Individuals with Dementia from Wandering During the Winter

(January 26, 2023)—Wandering is a very common and potentially dangerous behavior among individuals living with dementia.  It is of particularly great concern in areas where freezing temperatures, ice, and snow […]


20th of January 2023

Former Hofstra President Stuart Rabinowitz Elected to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Board of Directors

Former Hofstra President Stuart Rabinowitz Elected to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Board of Directors NEW YORK (January 20, 2023)— The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) announced the appointment of […]