Alzheimer's Association - Columbia, MOhttps://www.alz.org/greatermissouri
Serving 86 counties in Missouri and 10 in Illinois, the Alzheimer's Association Greater Missouri Chapter works tirelessly to support the over 110,000 poeple in the region currently living with Alzheimer's and their caretakers. Across the region, over 314,000 family and friends are providing unpaid care to individauls living with Alzheimer's or other dementias as of 2019 estimates. The Greater Missouri Chapter is here to help. We work to provide education, support and connection to all those facing Alzheimer's and other dementias throughout our community, whether you are living with the disease, a family member, a caregiver or a healthcare professional. The Greater Missouri Chapter is committed to advocating for the needs and rights of those facing Alzheimer's disease and advancing critical research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.