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Organization Information

Name: Alzheimer's Association
Website: http://alz.org
Address: 2615 Portland Rd NE
City: Salem
State: Oregon
Zip Code: 97302
Description:

The Alzheimer's Association® is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

Our Vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease.®

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.

Care and Support

We work on a national and local level to provide care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer's and other dementias.

Research

As the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research, the Association is committed to advancing vital research toward methods of treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure.

Advocacy

The Association is the leading voice for Alzheimer's disease advocacy, fighting for critical Alzheimer’s research and care initiatives at the state and federal level.

Contact Information

First Name: Alise
Last Name: Liepnieks
Phone: 971-273-0643
Email: aliepnieks@alz.org

Opportunity Information

Name: Coommunity Educators
Issue Area(s):
  • Education
Course(s):  
Start Date: 01/09/2019
End Date: 12/31/2019
Description: Community Educators

Community Educators are volunteer public speakers who help the Alzheimer's Association raise awareness, provide education and expand the reach of educational opportunities in the community. These volunteers deliver presentations using prepared training materials on topics related to Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

Right now, millions of Americans face the devastation of Alzheimer's. This disease is robbing us of our families, our futures and our finances. At the Alzheimer's Association, our network of more than 75 chapters is working relentlessly to advance world-class research, ensure access to gold-standard care and support and engage mission-driven volunteers that make it all happen. This volunteer position is needed statewide.