Alzheimer’s Association California Southland Chapter

Washington: Advocates and Santa Monica residents Miki Lamm & Elizabeth Gelfand Stearns at the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) 2022 Forum in Washington, DC ready to discuss The NAPA Reauthorization Act (S. 4203/H.R. 7775) & The Alzheimer’s Accountability and Investment Act (S. 4202/H.R. 7773) with Congress Member Ted Lieu. 

AIM Advocates met with Federal legislators in Washington, DC, in the hopes of securing their support of key legislation toward Alzheimer’s care, treatment, prevention and, ultimately, a cure for Alzheimer’s disease and all dementia.

Today, more than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease. In California alone, more than 690,000 people are living with the disease. Additionally, more than 11 million family members and friends serve as caregivers nationwide with more than 1.1 million Californians serving as dementia caregivers.