2021 Summer GAPNA Newsletter Volume 40 Number 2

New Portal for Dementia Information and Resources

The National Institute on Aging announce a new website designed to educate and support people whose lives are touched by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias: www.Alzheimers.gov.

The website serves as a federal government portal for dementia information and resources.

This new resource is designed for those living with dementia, families, healthcare professionals, researchers, and advocates.

Explore the website to find:

  • Information about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
  • Tips and resources for caregivers and people living with dementia
  • Updates on what the federal government is doing to address Alzheimer’s and related dementias
  • Clinical trials and studies to help advance research into ways to treat and prevent dementia
  • Resources for healthcare providers, community and public health workers, and researchers