Alzheimer’s Association planning walk

ELKINS – The Alzheimer’s Association, West Virginia Chapter will hold a Planning Committee meeting for the 2014 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Wheeling.

All interested individuals are welcome and encouraged to attend the informational meeting, which will be held at 4 p.m. on May 7 at the Citizens Bank of West Virginia, located at 211 3rd St, in Elkins. Committee members will help coordinate and promote the walk, which will be held Sept. 13 at River Bend Park in Elkins.

For more information or to RSVP for the informational meeting, contact Wendy Hamilton, Mid-Ohio Valley regional coordinator at the Alzheimer’s Association, at 800-272-3900 or

The Alzheimer’s Association, West Virginia Chapter is the only voluntary health organization in West Virginia solely dedicated to providing education and support service to individuals with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, to their families and caregivers. The chapter serves all 55 counties in West Virginia and six counties in eastern Ohio. The Alzheimer’s Association, West Virginia Chapter provides 24/7 support for individuals and families facing Alzheimer’s disease.