Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias Resources

2021 Alzheimer's Facts and Figures Infographic PDF

10 Warning Signs Worksheet from the Alzheimer's Association 

Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline (link)

Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures in Iowa PDF

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias Program Information Sheet 

Alzheimer's, Dementia and Public Health Webinar Recording (link)

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, and its prevalence is growing. More than five million Americans are affected by Alzheimer’s, but that number is expected to triple by 2050. This program highlights the growing focus of Alzheimer’s and dementia in public health; what causes memory loss; what the latest research shows in our fight against these conditions; what can be done to decrease one’s risk; what resources exist and what the Iowa Department of Public Health is doing to help.

Cognitive Decline Indicators and Chronic Disease Brief 

Landscape Report: Alzheimer's Disease & Related Dementia Care in Iowa 

This landscape report defines the current demand for dementia care by accounting for the prevalence of Iowans with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias (ADRD) and their use of health and supportive services. This assessment also looks at programs and services in Iowa dedicated to persons with ADRD, and estimates access and use. Printed copies of this report are available by request. If you would like a hard copy, please contact us (link). 

Subjective Cognitive Decline in Iowa PDF

Healthy Brain Resources

10 Ways to Love Your Brain PDF

Healthy Heart, Healthy Brain: Steps for Protecting the Heart, Brain, and Body PDF

Healthy Aging, Healthy Brain 

Brains love bookworms! Bookmarks for Iowa libraries are available upon request. View the flyer for more information 

Caregiving Resources

Iowa Caregiving Statistics PDF

Prestación de Cuidados PDF

Create a Caregiving Care Plan

Respite Care

Iowa Caregiving Support Group Information from the Alzheimer's Association (link)

Chronic Disease/Cognitive Decline Rack Cards

To request cards be sent to your organization, please contact us (link).

Healthy Blood Sugar, Healthy Brain PDF

Healthy Blood Pressure, Healthy Brain 

Healthy Diet, Healthy Brain 

Healthy Body, Healthy Brain 

Healthy Blood Sugar, Healthy Brain (Spanish) 

Healthy Blood Pressure, Healthy Brain (Spanish) 

Healthy Diet, Healthy Brain (Spanish) 

Healthy Body, Healthy Brain (Spanish)

Alzheimers should be on your brain banner caricatures with food and books on their head

Alzheimer's Prevention Posters

Request Free Posters or Bookmarks

There are five different poster options, available in English and Spanish. If you have questions, email Katie Pfadenhauer.

Alzheimer's Prevention Poster Options (English) 

Alzheimer's Prevention Poster Options (Spanish)