The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health
organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. As the sixth leading
cause of death among individuals age 65 and older; Alzheimer’s disease affects
more than 5 million Americans while over 15 million serve as caregivers to
those suffering from the disease. The Alzheimer’s Association serves those
impacted by the disease through its 24/7 Helpline, support groups, care
consultations, safety and educational programs, online resources, research
advancement, and advocating for public policy action.