Alzheimer's Association, Illinois Chapter
The Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter is the leading volunteer health organization in Alzheimer’s disease care - serving 87 counties in Illinois, with offices in Bloomington, Carbondale, Chicago, Joliet, Peoria, Quincy, Rockford and Springfield. Since 1980, the Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes across the state.
We serve the nearly one million Illinois residents affected by Alzheimer’s disease, including 220,000 people with the disease, throughout our chapter area. We are committed to accelerating the progress of new treatments, care, preventative measures and ultimately, finding a cure.
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.
A world without Alzheimer's disease.