Free Resource for Consumers, Patients: Alzheimer’s Association Helpline

Through their 24/7 Helpline, the Alzheimer’s Association provides reliable information and support to people with memory loss, caregivers, healthcare professionals and the public. Call toll-free anytime, day or night, at 1-800-272-3900.

The highly trained and knowledgeable staff can provide help with:

  • Understanding memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s
  • Medications and other treatment options
  • General information about aging and brain health
  • Skills to provide quality care and to find the best care from professionals
  • Legal, financial and living-arrangement decisions

The Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline also features:

  • Confidential care consultation provided by master’s level clinicians who can help with decision-making support, crisis assistance and education on issues families face every day
  • Help in a caller’s preferred language using a translation service that features more than 170 languages and dialects
  • Referrals to local community programs, services and ongoing support

Source: www.alz.org