The following organizations provide services, support, and information to people whose lives have been touched by dementia.
Although Alzheimer's Disease represents 60-80% of dementia diagnoses, there are several other forms of dementia, including Vascular, Lewy Body, and forms that occur in association with conditions such as Parkinson's and Huntington's Disease. For a list of common types of dementia, click here to visit the Dementia page of PubMed Health, developed by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Inclusion in this list does not constitute endorsement.
• National & State Plans
(See the National Alzheimer's Project Act for more information.)
• State & Regional Services
The Georgia DHS Division of Aging Services and Georgia's 12 Area Agencies on Aging operate the Aging and Disability Resource Connection. Call toll-free at 1-866-552-4464.
• Nonprofit Services, Support & Awareness
• Related Division of Aging Services Publications
For more publications, click here.