There are so many mental health services available in Phoenix. These services include psychiatric care substance abuse treatment Alzheimer’s disease and dementia care and much more. All of these services are free and the Phoenix Arizona Community Services Department of Aging offers free screenings for Alzheimer’s and Dementia. With a large population aging each year finding the right Phoenix Arizona community agency can be a challenge for those who are living with dementia or Alzheimer’s.
The Maricopa County Government has a number of programs and services available to those living with dementia or Alzheimer’s. One of the most important is the Alzheimer’s Disease Association. The Alzheimer’s Association provides a number of community resources such as free Alzheimer’s and Dementia information local support groups Alzheimer’s training classes and much more. This service is available to everyone regardless of their age income or marital status. Counselors provide information on Alzheimer’s disease how to cope with it and how to help a loved one coping with this disease.
Alzheimer’s patient support and activities include a number of events held in local parks community centers and in special facilities like hospitals. Maricopa State Dental Insurance gives free dental care to those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease Education Services provides education about Alzheimer’s disease with a specific focus on early detection and education. With the large number of senior citizens in Arizona there is ample opportunity for those in the community to offer their own form of support. Community programs can take place with the elderly community Alzheimer’s or Dementia sufferers or any other group that can benefit from extra help and support.