October 2015 E-NEWSLETTER

Vote for Us in Long Island Press' Best of LI

We are excited to announce that the Long Island Press has nominated the Alzheimer's Disease Resource Center for Best Charity and Best Nonprofit as part of its Best of Long Island Awards. Be sure to vote for us under both categories here.


ADRC Hosts East End Walk and Fall Festival on October 17

The East End Walk and Fall Festival is right around the corner, but there's still time to register. Donate nowwhile sponsorship opportunities are still available!

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Save the Date for the 2016 Alzheimer's Disease Education Conference

Mark your calendars for our annual spring events. The fourth Annual Physicians' Dinner will be on the evening of Wednesday, April 6, 2016 and our 13th Annual Alzheimer's Disease Education Conference and Expo will be Thursday, April 7, 2016. Both events will take place at the Melville Marriott, located at 1350 Old Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY 11747.

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The Toll of Alzheimer’s Disease is Carried on the Shoulders of Women

A recent Emory University study showed that women are not only at greater risk for developing Alzheimer's, but they also bear six times the cost of care-giving for a loved one with Alzheimer's as compared to men. The study is the first of its kind to document the disparate economic impact of Alzheimer’s on women as both patients and caregivers.

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Get Ready for National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness and Caregivers Month

November was designated as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month by President Ronald Reagan in 1983. Since then, the recognition was enhanced to also honor the Caregivers who aid Alzheimer’s patients. In honor of this national event, Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center, Inc. (ADRC) is reminding everyone that nearly six million Long Islanders suffer from the disease each day.

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Walk for Alzheimer's

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Give From the Heart:
Beyond Fitness

November 7, 2015

Seminar Series 2015:
Stem Cell Research: Advancing Cures For Neurological Diseases

November 9, 2015

Give From the Heart:
Steel Fitness

November 14, 2015

Give From the Heart:
Train For The Game

November 21, 2015


Caregivers

Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center, Inc. — which is headquartered in Bay Shore and has a satellite office in Southampton — is the only local Alzheimer’s Disease advocacy and educational facility whose mission is to provide hands-on support and services to families on Long Island and the New York metropolitan area. ADRC works with family members, health care professionals and researchers to ensure quality health care and support to those impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease through care and consultation, information and referral, training, support groups, and caregiver safety products.

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BBB Accredited Charity

Alzheimer's Disease Resource Center Inc. Mission Statement
To support research that may lead to a cure for Alzheimer's Disease, to provide care, support and education programs for families in need, and to be the voice for families who are coping with Alzheimer's Disease and/or other Dementias.

Alzheimer's Disease Resource Center Inc. | Main Office: 45 Park Avenue, Bay Shore, New York 11706
Satellite Office: 33 Flying Point Road, Suites 121/122, Southampton, New York 11968
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