To provide educational programs, support services and assistance to caregivers, families and individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.
For all those with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, and their caregivers, to have a better quality of life.
HOW WE HELP
We provide support services and educational programs to caregivers and families of those with Alzheimer’s disease and or dementia. Our service area includes: Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lake, Marion, Pasco, Pinellas, and Sumter County. All funds received for our organization stay within the 8 local communities that we serve.
Alzheimer's Family Organization - 461 Mariner Boulevard, Spring Hill, FL 34609 | Phone: 352-616-0170 | Fax: 352-616-0174
Select one of the counties from our service area to see a list of over 50 support groups near you!
Wanderer's Reunification Program
The Alzheimer’s Family Organization (AFO) has a joint program with various Sheriff’s Departments to help identify and quickly return wandering memory- impaired persons to their homes. This is a FREE program to those that have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia who are willing to provide supporting documentation of diagnosis. Through this program, qualified applicants may receive a FREE ID or Human Scent Kit. Learn more about this program...
Respite Care Financial Assistance Program
The Alzheimer's Family Organization offers a Respite Care Financial Assistance Program which provides a monetary reimbursement to caregivers for respite costs. Respite Care is “time off” for the caregiver. The well-being of the caregiver contributes greatly to the well-being of the loved one. Respite services allow caregivers to receive much needed relief and time to do necessary and enjoyable activities. To apply for this program, please download and complete the Respite Care Application. Learn more about this service...