Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

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Aging Successfully in Diverse Communities

Arizona State University Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation
Programs for Older Adults and Caregivers

500 N. 3rd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

(844) 418-5538

Fax: (602) 391-2797

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSehZxaKqK0L61i6BsMQa0dySywRlX-fGnJe-g897LCW4j72OQ/viewform

  • Spanish Services

description
Aging Successfully is affiliated with the Center for Innovation in Healthy and Resilient Aging at the Edson College (ASU), directed by Dr. David Coon.
Our programs and research studies are designed to help older adults and their caregivers reduce their stress and plan for the future. Participation is open to the United States residents, and the programs are offered via telephone and Zoom. We offer groups in English and Spanish.
Ongoing projects include:
-- Early-Stage Partners in Care (EPIC) - for persons with early-stage memory loss and their care partners
-- EPIC Living Alone - for persons with early-stage memory loss who live alone
-- CarePRO - for family and friend caregivers of older adults with progressive memory loss
-- CarePRO DS/IDD - for family and friend caregivers of older adults with Down syndrome or Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DS-IDD) who have developed memory problems as they age.
For more information and assistance please call or visit our website.
Zoom-based programs, open to U.S. residents.

business hours
M - F 8:00 - 5:00

costs
All programs are free. Research participants receive payments or gift cards as a "thank you" for their time.

Alternatives in Home Care LLC

11390 N. Canada Creek Dr
Tucson, AZ 85735

(520) 327-3384

Fax: (520) 327-3348

http://www.alternativesinhomecare.com

  • In-Home Services
  • Spanish Services

description
Private Duty In-Home Care
Care management services thru Certified Geriatric Care managers
Assistance navigating the Health Care System
ALTCS application assistance

service area
Catalina,Green Valley,Oro Valley

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
27.50 for Home Aides
No minimum required

Alzheimer's Association

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association Inc

2990 N. Swan Rd., Ste 147A
Tucson, AZ 85712

(520) 322-6601 ext: 9501 | (800) 272-3900 24 hr Help Line

Fax: (520) 322-6739

https://www.alz.org/dsw/

  • In-Home Services
  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
The Alzheimer's Association offers various free programs, services, and resources to help cope with all aspects of the disease and its progression, including 24/7 Helpline, Support Groups, Education, Early Stage programs, and Safety Services.

service area
Tucson

business hours
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F with 24/7 Helpline Support

costs
Programs and services are provided free of charge.

Arizona Center on Aging (ACOA)

The University of Arizona Health Sciences
Arizona Center on Aging

1807 E. Elm St.
Tucson, AZ 85719

(520) 626-5800

Fax: (5020) 626-5801

https://aging.arizona.edu/

description
ACOA promotes healthy and functional lives for older adults through comprehensive programs in research, education and training, and clinical care.

Banner Alzheimer's Institute

2626 E. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85718

(520) 694-7021

Fax: (520) 694-0235

http://www.BannerALZ.org

  • ALTCS

description
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute is a multidisciplinary memory and research center in Tucson, Arizona. The unique care model is led by renowned memory care experts offering patients and caregivers medical and non-medical support following a diagnosis, including access to the latest research and clinical trials. The comprehensive care team also includes Family and Community Services, a program to support the non-medical needs of patients and their families through education, outreach, and counseling options.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Banner-University Memory Disorders Clinic

Behavioral Neuroscience, Alzheimer's Clinic, Memory Disorders Clinic

1501 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85724

(520) 694-8888

https://neurology.arizona.edu/clinical-services/subspecialties/behavioral-neuroscience-alzheimers-clinic-memory-disorders-clinic

description
The Behavioral Neuroscience, Alzheimer's Clinic, and Memory Disorders ClinicProvides services for Alzheimer Disease, Memory Disorders, Diffuse Lewy Body Disease, Frontotemporal Dementias (Pick Disease), Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and other cognitive disorders

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Bilingual Clinical Forensic Neuropsychology

Bilingual Clinical Forensic Neuropsychology

5363 E. Pima St., Ste. 100
Tucson, AZ 85712

(520) 336-0900

Fax: (520) 269-6339

http://www.drromo.com

  • ALTCS
  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
Clinical and Forensic neuropsychology evaluation of senior, adult, and pediatric patient populations in English and Spanish. Neuropsychological evaluation services for dementia, brain tumor, traumatic brain injury, among other brain disorders.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Center for Neurosciences

2450 E. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85718

(520) 795-7750

Fax: (520) 320-2155

https://www.neurotucson.com/

description
Center for Neurosciences provides diagnostics and treatment of neurological disorders and adult neurology, neurosurgery clinical trials, and neuro-oncology clinical trials.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Elderhealth PLLC

1846 E. Innovation Park Dr.
Oro Valley, AZ 85755

(520) 829-9987

https://elderhealthathome.com/

  • In-Home Services

description
From advanced care planning to home-based primary care, we are here to help. ElderHealth PLLC is a medical practice specializing in providing in-home care to people with memory disorders. Our mission is to support families, improve quality of life, and keep people at home as long as possible. We work with families and caregivers to find ways to deal with behavioral issues without using risky medications. Our team includes an MD board-certified geriatrician, a Nurse Practitioner with extensive work with older adults with memory issues, a Nurse Practitioner certified in palliative care with extensive research in alternative therapies for behavioral issues, and a Social Worker certified in palliative care and committed to helping families keep their loved one in the home. Our team also includes a certified music therapist, an art guide, and a counselor to add additional support. Our primary care services are available with a paid annual membership. Our unique advanced care planning services are offered via telehealth and are generally covered by Medicare without a co-pay. Advanced care planning services are available without a membership.

service area
Oro Valley,Tucson

business hours
M - F 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

costs
We accept traditional Medicare and several private insurances and advantage plans. We are a medical-home membership model; as such, our unique, supportive, and robust services cost an additional $2200/year.

Great Call with 5 Star

description
Great Call provides a one-button helpline 24/7 and urgent care for medical advice. Great call link app keeps friends and family updated, includes fall detection, rides, brain games, and more. Great Call also offers a large button, simplified flip phones, and smartphones.

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