Heart of America Chapter Alzheimer's Association
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Information and Public Awareness

Quarterly Newsletter
Memory Matters, the Chapter newsletter, includes articles on caregiving strategies, research, public advocacy and the calendar of Chapter events.

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To volunteer to speak on behalf of the Alzheimer's Association click here.

Speakers Bureau
The Heart of America Chapter provides a representative to speak on behalf of the Alzheimer's Association to companies, civic organizations, faith communities, and other venues including those associated with Community Health Charities and corporate campaigns of the United Way. To request a speaker or to volunteer to speak on behalf of the Alzheimer's Association, please email or call 913-831-3888.


Upcoming Events


February 20 - Building Effective Skills Training (B.E.S.T.)
A course designed specifically for nursing assistants in long term care and community settings. 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Main Chapter Office, 3846 West 75th Street, Prairie Village, KS Call 913-831-3888 or for details.


March 1 - All About Alzheimer's Disease
The program will focus on general disease information including diagnosis, stages, risk factors, current treatments and interventions. 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at the Carrollton Senior Center. Call 913-831-3888 or for details.


March 2 - Assessing & Counseling the Older Driver
An evidence-based workshop for physicians & health professionals at the University of Kansas School of Nursing. Click here for details.