A division of the Alzheimer's Foundation of America
Dementia Care Professionals of America is a division of the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, and offers membership, training, qualification and other benefits to healthcare professionals involved in dementia care.

DCPA's goals are to:

  • Raise the bar on dementia care in the U.S.
  • Provide practical and clinical training to health care professionals
  • Set standards of excellence through our AFA qualification program
  • Keep professionals aware of emerging breakthroughs in treatment and care
  • Offer networking and advocacy opportunities
  • Support professionals as they support those in need
  • Ensure integrity and dignity of people with dementia

Announcements

Care Professionals of the Year!

Congratulations to our 2014 Dementia Care Professionals of the Year! 2014DCPAwinners Read more about the award recipients here.

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CharityNavigatordonationssymbolsDonations to AFA help provide care to Americans affected by Alzheimer's disease and other related illnesses. AFA and its member organizations offer education and hands-on services that can improve quality of life for individuals with the disease and their families. Your support is critical. AFA is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. Donations are tax deductible. DONATE TODAY!