Caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease impacts every aspect of daily life. Balancing this enormous task with your other responsibilities and health can seem overwhelming. There are numerous organizations that are available to support caregivers and provide resources for those facing these challenges.

National Institute on Aging

NIA, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life. NIA is the primary Federal agency supporting and conducting Alzheimer's disease research.

BrightFocus Foundation

BrightFocus drives innovative research worldwide and promotes awareness of Alzheimer’s, macular degeneration, and glaucoma. provides information about dementias and caregiving.

Alzheimer's Texas

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.