Who We Are

Alzheimer’s Texas* provides information, referrals, and a variety of support programs for those with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and their family members, caregivers and professionals. Alzheimer's Texas* has proudly served Central Texas since 1982.  We are a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, ID# 74-2286105.

Our programs include 24/7 Helpline, Consultations, Education, Training, Early Stage Support, Caregiver Support, and Community Respite Development.

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Caregiver Education Series

February 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2020

Looking for tips on how to care for someone with Alzheimer's or related dementia? Shannon Johnson - Quaife PhD explores care giving techniques and issues in a four-part series from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Complimentary lunch and valet parking provided. RSVP to Victoria at 512-241-0420 or [email protected].

2/5 - Understanding Behaviors
2/12 - Activities of Daily Living
2/19 - Engaging Activities
2/26 - Staying Sharp

Free Caregiver Conference

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Responsible for the care of a family member living with Alzheimer's, dementia, Parkinson's, or any other debilitating disease? Whether they're living at home, in a facility, or far away, the journey can be daunting and the responsibility overwhelming. Hear from experts and visit with a range of local providers across the care spectrum.

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Dementia Caregiver Workshop

Saturday, February 22, 2020 

For those in need of guidance to care for someone with Alzheimer's or related dementia, this event is not to be missed! Shannon Johnson - Quaife PhD covers positive communication techniques and tips to regulate behaviors from 9 AM - 1 PM. Breakfast and lunch provided. RSVP to Victoria at 512-241-0420 or [email protected].

13th Annual St. James 5K

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

Join St. James Missionary Baptist Church in their 13th Annual 5K run and walk for Alzheimer's. 1K starts at 9:00 AM and the 5K starts at 9:30 AM. Registration includes T-Shirt, Finisher Medal, Placement Medal, Chip Timed & USA Track & Field Certified 5K Course. Proceeds benefit Alzheimer's Texas!

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Understanding Behaviors

Shannon Johnson-Quaife, PhD. will explain potential behaviors you may encounter and common causes. Tips on how to identify/avoid/resolve behaviors along with steps to understanding behaviors.
February 21 - Lago Vista, TX
March 6 - Cedar Park, TX
March 20 - Harker Heights, TX
April 3 - Dripping Springs, TX
April 17 - Elgin, TX

Call (512) 241-0420 to attend

Walk With Us

We need your help to give ALZ the boot! Alzheimer's Texas Walks are the only Alzheimer's walk fundraisers where 100% of the funds you raise stays in Texas. Join us to raise awareness about Alzheimer's and related disorders, support families currently facing the disease, honor those we have lost. March 14, 2020 in Austin, TX.

Register for a Walk near you!