Alzheimer’s Association Central Oklahoma

Purpose

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

Contact(s)

Meg Busteed
Alzheimer’s Association
6601 Broadway Extension, Ste. 120

Oklahoma City, Ok 73116
(405) 279-9121
(800) 272-3900

Email: mbusteed@alz.org.com
www.alz.org

Eligibility

  • Any Oklahoman may utilize the assistive technology demonstration program.

AT Services Provided/Covered

  • Advocacy/Other
  • Information & Referral
  • Training for Consumer & Family

AT Devices Provided/Covered

  • No AT devices are provided or covered.

Application Process

  • For more information on services provided call 800-272-3900.

Pieces of the Puzzle

  • Alzheimer’s Association facilitates support groups which are designed for caregivers, individuals living with Alzheimer's and others dealing with the disease. All support groups are facilitated by trained individuals. To find a nearby support group call 800-272-3900. Some locations offer specialized groups for children, individuals with younger-onset and early-stage Alzheimer's, adult caregivers and others with specific needs.
  • Alzheimer’s Association partners with Oklahoma ABLE Tech to provide an assistive technology device demonstration program. The demonstration program can assist a person or small group of individuals with the opportunity to explore one or more assistive technology devices to assist in the decision-making process about device purchase or utilization.