Alzheimer's Association - Western Slope

Western Slope - Alzheimer's Association

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceOffering:
- One-on-one Care Consults in person and over the phone, including referrals, resources, information, education, troubleshooting, and follow-up.

- Education classes from recognizing the warning signs, through end of life care, as well as legal and financial planning and healthy living.

- Support Groups for caregivers and persons with dementia or Alzheimer's.

- Information resources

- 24-hour Helpline (800) 272-3900
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaDelta, Garfield, Gunnison, Lake, Mesa, Montrose, Moffatt, Pitkin, Rio Blanco Counties
Intake ProcedurePhone or email for more information on services
Helpful TipsIt is best to call for an appointment prior to visiting, as the one-person office is unattended when the Regional Director is out teaching classes or conducting support groups.
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsThose persons diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or any other type of dementia, their families and care providers, professional caregivers and care facilities, and any person in the general public interested in learning about dementia and Alzheimer's.
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityAnyone - no eligibility requirement. ALL services are FREE
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Specific Hours: Call before coming in, office does not have a full time staff on site
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Mrs. Teresa Black
Contact's Position Regional Director
Contact's Phone 970-256-1274
Contact's Email tblack@alz.org
Physical Site Address 1 2232 N. 7th St., Suite B1
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
Main Phone 970-256-1274
Hotline Phone 24-Hour Helpline (800) 272-3900
Other Phone 1-800-272-3900 helpline
Service Location Email teresa.black@alz.org
Web Address www.alz.org/co
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Alzheimer's Association Colorado Chapters
Affiliated Program: Western Slope - Alzheimer's Association
This Service: Alzheimer's Association - Western Slope
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Caregiver Counseling (RP-1400.8000-145)
Disease/Disability Information (LH-2700.1700)
Health/Disability Related Support Groups (PN-8100.3000)