Have Questions or Need Resources
About Alzheimer’s Disease?

Connect with AFA’s licensed social workers at 866.AFA.8484, Skype, live chat or e-mail us. Connect with local member organizations.

Our team is available 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern) Monday to Friday. At other times, please send us an e-mail or leave us a voice message at 866.232.8484. In case of an emergency, call 911.





Chat With a Social Worker About
Alzheimer’s Disease Now!


Note: You may chat privately (with a social worker or fellow caregiver) or publicly in the main chat room.
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Skype With a Social Worker About
Alzheimer’s Disease Now!

In order to use this feature, you will need to have a Skype account.

  • If you do not yet have a Skype account, please visit http://www.skype.com/en/ and follow the instructions to sign up.
  • Once you have set up your Skype account go to “Contacts” in the top tool bar.
  • Click on “Add Contacts” and a drop down menu will appear.
  • Choose “Search Skype Directory.”
  • Type in “Alzheimers_Foundation” in the search field. and our user name will appear.
  • Click on “Alzheimers_Foundation” and then click on the green “Video Call” to initiate a Skype call with an AFA licensed social worker.
  • If Skype is busy, please try again later (AFA social workers are available are available from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. ET) or call us at  866-232-8484 and leave a message. You can also send an email. A social worker will respond as soon as possible.

Note: Information provided by AFA’s social services team is not intended as a substitute for consultation with a physician or other licensed healthcare professional or an attorney.