Alzheimer’s Association Central Oklahoma

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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.