New Tools for Financial Caregivers in Illinois

Upcoming webinar: Tools for Financial Caregivers in Illinois January 12, 2017 2:00-3:00 p.m. Central Time Millions of Americans are managing money or property for a loved one who is unable to pay bills or make financial decisions. These financial caregivers…

2016 Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Survey

260,000. That’s the number of Illinois residents who will be living with Alzheimer’s by 2025. Share your views on Alzheimer’s programs and services from the State of Illinois. The statistics surrounding Alzheimer’s are too immense to sit quietly by. By…

SIU School of Medicine Holds Community Education Program on Healthy Brain Aging

The Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders at SIU School of Medicine held a community education program in Springfield on Healthy Brain Aging on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 attended by over 70 individuals. Ron Zec, PhD, Neuropsychologist and Associate…

Dementia Capable Training Webinar Available

The Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Council of Care Coordination Units has developed a dementia capable training webinar for the aging network. The training is targeted to care coordinators, adult protective service workers, in-home service workers, aging and disability…

2016 Alzheimer’s Association Research Symposium

When: Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Where: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, Illinois The Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter invites you to join us for the 2016 Annual Research Symposium. This full-day Symposium will…

CATCH-ON Online Modules

  The Collaborative Action Team training for Community Health - Older adult Network (CATCH-ON) is a HRSA funded program in the State of Illinois.  Its overarching mission of the CATCH-ON is to unify state-wide academic, health, and community organizations and…

State of Illinois Alzheimer’s Disease Plan 2014-2017

Are you interested in learning about the current recommendations made to the legislature in order to make Illinois a better "dementia-capable" state? The Alzheimer's Disease Illinois State Plan 2014-2017 Report and Recommendations was developed by stakeholders and the Illinois Department…