Alzheimer's Association Western Carolina
The Alzheimer's Association is the premier source of information and support for the 5.4 million Americans with Alzheimer's Disease and related disorders. The National Organization was founded in 1980 is a non-profit organization and is the largest private supporter of Alzheimer's research.
The Western Carolina Chapter consists of four offices: Main/Piedmont Office Mountain Office Foothills Office Triad Office
The Western Carolina Chapter provides patient and family services, information and referral, education, and advocacy in the 49 Western North Carolina counties. We also provide a variety of services including Support Groups, a 24/7 Helpline, Educational Programs, and Medic Alert/Safe Return and Trial Match.
The Alzheimer's Association is the premier national voluntary not-for-profit organization dedicated to the fight against Alzheimer's disease. There are other organizations with which the Alzheimer's Association has no relationship, but they often use the name Alzheimer's in their solicitations.
Our mission: 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: A world without Alzheimer's disease.