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Alzheimer's Association - Western Carolina Chapter

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Year Founded:
1980
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Katherine L. Lambert, CFRE
Main Address:
4600 Park Road
Ste 250
Charlotte, NC 28209
Triad Area Office
4615 Dundas Drive
Suite 103
Greensboro, NC 27407
Mountain Area Office
31 College Place
Doppler 103
Asheville, NC 28801
Foothills Area Office
228 2nd Street NW
Hickory, NC 28601

What We Do

About the Alzheimer’s Association:
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer’s.

About the Alzheimer’s Association - Western Carolina Chapter:
The Western Carolina Chapter provides patient and family services, information and referral, education, and advocacy in the 49 central and western North Carolina counties that serves over 110,000 people currently living with Alzheimer's disease and their 330,000 caregivers in these counties. We provide a variety of services including a 24/7 Helpline, support groups, educational programs, and MedicAlert®. We offer opportunities to get involved and to make a difference. For more information about Alzheimer's disease or the Alzheimer's Association Western Carolina Chapter, visit www.alz.org/northcarolina or call (800) 272-3900.

Interesting Info

Did you know Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States?
Did you know over 200,000 people with Alzheimer's are under the age of 65?
Did you know that by 2050 16 million people will be living with Alzheimer's?

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Volunteer Opportunities

Alzheimer's Association Community Educators (ACE)
Repeats every day until Wed Sep 30 2020.
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 8:30am
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Alzheimer's Association Congressional Team Member
Repeats every day until Tue Dec 31 2019.
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 3:15pm
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Alzheimer’s Association Community Representatives (ACR)
Repeats every day until Wed Sep 30 2020.
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 4:30pm
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Alzheimer's Association Support Group Facilitators
Repeats every week until Wed Sep 30 2020.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 9:00am
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Alzheimer's Association Faith Ambassador
Repeats every week until Tue Dec 31 2019.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 3:15pm
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Alzheimer's State Champion Advocates
Repeats every week until Tue Dec 31 2019.
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 3:00pm
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Queens Cup Steeplechase Alzheimer's Association Volunteers
Repeats every week until Wed Apr 24 2019.
Saturday, April 27, 2019 (All day)
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Walk to End Alzheimer's Day of Event Volunteers
Repeats every week on Wednesday and Saturday until Wed Oct 30 2019.
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 6:00am
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Upcoming Events

Memory Gala May 11, 2019 -
6:00pm to 11:00pm
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The Longest Day® June 21, 2019 (All day) Read more »
Charlotte Walk to End Alzheimer's® November 2, 2019 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
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