Other sources of information listed here have been compiled to help
you obtain a deeper understanding of Alzheimer's Disease, regional or
national activities and opportunities to connect with others. See
Alzheimer's Dementia: Diagnosis and Treatment
Medline Start Page on Alzheimer's
An introduction and hub to many other links for further
Disease Education & Referral Center
The latest from the National Institute on Aging
National website's homepage
Cell Repository for Alzheimer's Disease
For researchers and others concerned with the latest
studies of genetic factors in Alzheimer's
Other Types of Dementia
American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc.
Body Dementia Association
A progressive brain disease and the second leading cause
of degenerative dementia in the elderly, Lewy Body
Dementia also affects most Parkinson's Disease patients.
Changes in the brain stemming from changes in blood vessels
during aging; information from the University of California
at San Francisco's Memory and Aging Center, which also researches
Association for Frontotemporal Dementias
Information about a variety dementias affecting frontal
and temporal brain lobes including
Pick's Disease, which can affect behavior of people as
early as their 20's.
Disease Society of America
National Instutute for Neurological Disorders
and Stroke Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease info page
On-line magazine for caregivers involved with any disease
or health setback
Advice and support from two national caregivers' organizations
Tips and tools for caregivers and professional staffs
In Southbridge, Mass.
Milford Regional Medical Center
In Milford, Mass.
Serving people over 60 and younger people with disabilities
in a 25 towns in South Central
If you don't find what you are looking for, or if you have suggestions
for helpful resources, you may always contact us directly at:
Alzheimer's Support Network of South Central Massachusetts
Post Office Box 839
Southbridge, MA 01550
or contact ASN's Resource Identification
offered in collaboration with Tri-Valley Inc.
(800) 286-6640, Extension 3100
While we have found the listed websites to be generally reliable, The
Alzheimer's Support Network of South Central Massachusetts does not
warrant the accuracy of statements or the reliability of products offered
on those sites. Questions about programs or information they describe
should be directed to the owners of those websites.