Larger Office Will Better Serve Community
The Alzheimer’s Association Cleveland Area Chapter Avon office will relocate to 37309 Harvest Drive, Avon, OH 44011, effective August 1, 2017. The new location is off Colorado Avenue between Route 254 and Eaton Drive.
The current office at 38440 Chester Road will permanently close at 4:30pm on July 26.
The new space has a conference room providing the capacity to host support group and educational programs and more capacity for five staff members and volunteers. Walk-in visits are welcome.
“The new Avon office will help us better serve our constituents and volunteers in Lorain County and western Cuyahoga County. Not only will we be able to host support group and educational programs in the new conference room, we will have expanded space for staff and volunteers. We look forward to continuing to serve individuals and families dealing with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias in Lorain County in this beautiful space,” said Nancy Udelson, chapter president and CEO.
Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and someone in the United States develops the disease every 66 seconds. In Ohio, nearly 600,000 Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers are taking care of more than 210,000 individuals age 65 and older diagnosed with the disease.
The Alzheimer’s Association Cleveland Area Chapter provides free programs and services in support of all forms of dementia. You do not need a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s to take advantage of any of these services. Among the chapter’s many services are the 24/7 toll-free Helpline (800-272-3900); more than 40 support groups; early-stage programs; dementia care coaching and much more.
About Alzheimer’s Association Cleveland Area Chapter
The Alzheimer’s Association Cleveland Area Chapter serves Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake and Lorain counties. The Association’s mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. The disease currently affects more than five million American adults and is the sixth leading cause of death in the country. Visit www.alz.org or call 800-272-3900.