Alzheimer's San Diego - classes and workshops

Offer a variety of classes and workshops for those with memory loss concerns, families, caregivers and the community.

2-1-1 San Diego

2-1-1 is a free, 24 hour confidential phone service and searchable online database.

Aging & Independence Services

AIS provides services to older adults, persons with disabilities and their family members, to help keep them healthy, safe and thriving.

Caregiver Coalition of San Diego

An alliance of agencies that provide services for Family Caregivers who are dedicated to supporting caregivers through education and advocacy.

Network of Care

A comprehensive, internet-based resource that provides a variety of resources for seniors and persons with disabilities, caregivers, and service providers, who reside or work in San Diego County.

The Basics of Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s San Diego informational handout

What are the first signs of Alzheimer’s disease?

Alzheimer’s San Diego informational handout

San Diego County Community Health Statistics Unit

Provides health statistics that describe health behaviors, diseases and injuries for specific populations, in addition to health trends and comparisons to national targets.

San Diego/Imperial Geriatric Education Center (SDIGEC)

Developing the next generation of geriatric health workers in San Diego and Imperial Counties.

Southern Caregiver Resource Center – Education Calendar

Hosts a variety of special events, trainings and conferences throughout the year to support and educate caregivers and professionals who work with caregivers.



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Champions for Health – Alzheimer’s

UC San Diego Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

Dedicated to investigating the cause, treatment, and prevention of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.



         Caregiver Coalition of San Diego - Caregiver Handbook

        The Caregiver Handbook is an informational tool to support the caregiving journey.

Take Me Home Program

A regional photo-based information system hosted by the Sheriff’s Department accessible by all Law Enforcement in San Diego.

Project C.A.R.E

A program to prevent social isolation in older individuals and/or those with physical or mental disabilities.

GPS Wandering Pilot Program

A pilot program to make GPS wandering-assist devices more accessible and available to families whose loved ones have Alzheimer’ disease or another dementia.


Adult Protective Services (APS)

APS investigates reports of elder and dependent adult abuse.

Long Term Care Ombudsman

Program advocates for residents in Long Term Care Facilities, such as nursing homes, as well as investigates abuse in other licensed facilities.

Community Care Licensing (CCL)

To report a complaint against any nonmedical licensed care facility, you may call the CA Dept. of Social Services CCL hotline at 844-538-8766 (844-LET-US-NO).

Department of Public Health (DPH)

Facilities that provide medical care and supervision, such as skilled nursing facilities, are licensed by the CA Dept. of Public Health.

Report complaints online.

San Diego County District Attorney’s Assisted Living Facility (ALF) Unit – Facility Elder Abuse

To report suspected abuse in facilities, call the San Diego District Attorney Facility Elder Abuse reporting line at 619-531-3342.










Collaboration 4 Cure

Support local Alzheimer’s research projects in finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease 

Clinical Trials

View current clinical trials

Community Resources

Alzheimer’s San Diego


Provides San Diego families with hands-on support, information and resources, while advancing critical local research for a cure.

California State University Institute for Palliative Care


Preparing the current and future palliative care workforce and educating the community about the benefits of palliative care.

Facilitating Access to Coordinated Transportation (FACT)


Assist San Diego County residents with barriers to mobility to achieve independence through coordination of transportation services.

George G. Glenner Alzheimer Family Centers, Inc.


Provides specialized adult day programs and supportive family resources.

Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)


The HICAP program is staffed by trained counselors who can give you the information you need to make an informed decision about your healthcare choices.

San Diego County’s Aging & Disability Resource Connection


Provides persons of all ages, abilities, and incomes and their caregivers and service providers with free, comprehensive information about long term services and supports.

Southern Caregiver Resource Center


Offers services to family caregivers of adults with chronic and disabling conditions or diseases.