Resources for Health, Memory and Neurological Concerns:

For many of the resources listed it may be necessary to consult your phone directory for the office nearest you.

  • Alzheimer's Association, Inc. - National and local chapters. National number is (800) 272-3900, www.alz.org
  • Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center (ADEAR) - (800) 438-4380. Contains a database available to the public on the latest advances in medications in treating the disease: www.alzheimers.org
  • Alzheimer's Foundation - (918) 481-6031
  • Alzheimer Resource Centers - Consult your local phone directory.
  • American Academy of Neurology - (612) 695-2791, (800) 879-1960, www.aan.com
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - (800) 825-6582, www.aapmr.org
  • American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) - (507) 288-0100, www.aanem.org
  • American Association of Neuroscience Nurses - (888) 557-2266, www.aann.org
  • American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) - Consult your local phone directory. Provides a wide range of services including legal and financial advisement.
  • American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Andrus Foundation - (800) 775-6776, www.andrus.org
  • American College of Emergency Physicians - (800) 798-1822, www.acep.org
  • American Council for Headache Education - (800) 255-ACHE, www.achenet.org
  • American Epilepsy Society - (860) 586-7505, www.aesnet.org
  • American Headache Society - (856) 423-0043, www.ahsnet.org
  • American Heart Association - (800) 242-8721
  • American Neurological Association - (612) 545-6284, www.aneuroa.org
  • American Occupational Therapy Association - (301) 652-2682
  • American Osteopathic Association - (800) 621-1773, www.aoa-net.org
  • American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc. - (800) 223-2732, (718) 981-8001, www.apdaparkinson.com
  • American Red Cross - Consult your local phone directory for local office.
  • American Society of Neuroimaging - (612) 545-6291, www.asnweb.org
  • American Society of Neurorehabilitation - (612) 545-6324, www.asnr.com
  • American Stroke Association (Division of the American Heart Association) - (888) 478-7653, www.StrokeAssociation.org
  • The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association (ALS) - (800) 782-4747
  • Area Agency on Aging - Consult your local phone directory.
  • Association of University Professors of Neurology - (612) 545-6724, www.aupn.org
  • Brain Injury Association - (800) 444-6443, www.biausa.org
  • Child Neurology Society - (651) 486-9447, www.umn.edu
  • Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) - (630) 734-9957, www.cureepilepsy.org
  • Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers - (877) 700-CMSC, www.mscare.org
  • Department of Elder Affairs - Check your local phone directory under State Agencies.
  • Depression Awareness, Recognition, and Treatment - (800) 421-4211.
  • Dystonia Medical Research Foundation - (800) 377-3978, www.dystonia-foundation.org
  • Easter Seal Society - Consult your local phone directory for local office.
  • Elder Services Division - City and county-based services for seniors.
  • Eldercare - Consult directory for location. Eldercare Locator (800) 677-1116.
  • Epilepsy Foundation of America - (800) EFA-1000, www.EpilepsyFoundation.org
  • Hospice - Consult directory for local office. National Hospice (800) 658-8898.
  • Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research - (800) 780-7644, www.MichaelJFox.org
  • Movement Disorder Society - (414) 276-2145, www.movementdisorders.org
  • Multiple Sclerosis Association of America - (800) 833-4MSA, (800) 532-7667, www.msaa.com
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association - (602) 529-2000, (800) 572-1717, www.mdausa.org
  • National Brain Tumor Foundation - (800) 934-CURE, www.braintumor.org
  • National Chronic Care Consortium - (952) 814-2652, www.nccconline.org
  • National Council on Aging - (800) 424-9046
  • National Family Caregivers Association - (800) 896-3650, www.nfcacares.org
  • National Headache Foundation - (888) 643-5552, www.headaches.org
  • National Institute on Aging - (800) 222-2225, (301) 496-1752
  • National Institute on Health - (301) 496-4000
  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - (800) 352-9424, www.ninds.nih.gov
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society - (800) FIGHT-MS, www.nmss.org
  • National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) - (800) 999-6673, www.rarediseases.org
  • National Parkinson Foundation, Inc. - (800) 327-4545, www.parkinson.org
  • National Stroke Association - (800) STROKES (787-6537), www.stroke.org
  • Paralyzed Veterans of America - (800) 424-8200, www.pva.org
  • Parkinson's Action Network - (800) 850-4726
  • Parkinson's Disease Foundation - (212) 923-4700, (800) 457-6676, www.pdf.org
  • The Parkinson's Institute - (800) 786-2978
  • Respite Care - Consult your local phone directory. Provides assistance with health care.
  • Senior Centers - Consult your local phone directory.
  • Social Security Administration - Medicare and Medicaid. (800) 772-1213.
  • Society for Neuroscience - (202) 462-6688, www.sfn.org
  • United Parkinson Foundation - (312) 733-1893
  • United Way - Consult your local phone directory.
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - (800) 358-9295
  • Veteran's Administrations - Provides a wide variety of assistance to veterans and their families.
  • Visiting Nurse Association - Provides medical assistance. Consult your local phone directory.
  • WE MOVE (Worldwide Education and Awareness for Movement Disorders - (800) 437-6682
  • Widowed Persons Service - (800) 424-3410

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