Press Releases

The following are official statements issued by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s in response to major national policy actions, industry events, breaking news, or organizational achievements. Please see the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s press kit page for additional information. For media requests, please contact Roger Lowe at or 202.494.3051

  • January 21, 2021

    Paid Leave Alliance for Dementia Caregivers Applauds American Rescue Plan but Urges Action on Paid Leave Support for Caregivers of Older Adults

    We are heartened to see the Biden-Harris administration make support for working...

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  • January 11, 2021

    UsAgainstAlzheimer's Statement on Donanemab

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today issued the following statement from George Vradenburg, chairman and...

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  • December 21, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Applauds $300 Million Increase for Alzheimer’s Research at NIH Contained in Final 2021 Spending Bill

    Thanks Congress for Bipartisan Support for Groundbreaking Alzheimer’s Research

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  • December 03, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Announces New Brain Health Equity Solutions

    Washington, D.C. (December 3, 2020) UsAgainstAlzheimer’s today announced several new efforts...

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  • November 17, 2020

    New Report Reveals Deep Social Inequities in Counties Hard Hit by Alzheimer’s Disease Among Blacks and Latinos

    Report from UsAgainstAlzheimer’s and Urban Institute highlights the importance of addressing the...

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  • November 10, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Praises Senate Appropriations Committee’s Proposed $354 Million Increase for Alzheimer’s Research at NIH

    Washington, D.C. (November 10, 2020) – George Vradenburg, chairman and co-founder of...

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  • November 06, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Urges FDA to Approve Aducanumab to Give More Time and New Hope to People with Early Stage Alzheimer’s

    Washington, D.C. (November 6, 2020) – UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today called for federal...

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  • October 29, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Statement on Exciting Development with New Blood Test to Help in Evaluating Patients for Alzheimer’s

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s issued the following statement by George Vradenburg, chairman and co-founder, on...

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  • October 28, 2020

    Continuing Severe Stress for Alzheimer’s Caregivers During Pandemic Now Combined with Worries about COVID-19 Effects on Upcoming Holidays

    A new UsAgainstAlzheimer’s A-LIST® survey of the Alzheimer’s community shows a tough...

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Dementia Caregiver's Report

Millenials and Dementia

This issue brief explores millennial caregiving in the United States with the goal of enhancing our understanding of the experiences and challenges of young adults providing care for a family member or friend living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.