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Alzheimer Disease (cont.)

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Alzheimer's Association
225 N Michigan Ave, Fl 17
Chicago, IL 60601-7633
(800) 272-3900

Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center
PO Box 8250
Silver Spring, MD 20907-8250
(800) 438-4380

The Alzheimer's Information Site
Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation
One Intrepid Square
West 46th Street & 12th Avenue
New York, NY 10036
(800) ALZINFO (259-4636)

The American Geriatrics Society
The Empire State Building
350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 801
New York, NY 10118
(212) 308-1414
info@americangeriatrics.org

Family Caregiver Alliance, National Center on Caregiving
180 Montgomery Street, Ste 1100
San Francisco, CA 94104
(800) 445-8106
info@caregiver.org

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