Northwest

Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming

Regional Network Coordinator
| Research and Medical Centers with FTD Focus | Support Groups in this Region

Upcoming Events

Meet and Greets

Spokane, Washington

Join AFTD’s Northwest Regional Coordinator Volunteer, Joanne Linerud, for an informal gathering to meet others in your community whose lives have been affected by FTD.

Who: Persons diagnosed, caregivers, professionals, family members and friends are welcome to attend.

When: Saturday, July 1, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Where:     Argonne Library

                  4322 N. Argonne Road

                  Spokane, WA 99212

Why: To spend some time getting to know one another, learn about AFTD events, programs and resources and discover how to get involved.

Feel free to print and share this flyer with your friends and family!

An RSVP by June 28th would be appreciated to ensure we can plan for and accommodate all interest in this event. To RSVP, or for any questions, please contact one of AFTD’s Northwest Regional Coordinator Volunteers, Joanne Linerud, at jlinerud.aftd@gmail.com.

Awareness and Support Opportunities

AFTD Regional Coordinator Volunteers

AFTD’s regional coordinator volunteers are the “local” ambassadors for AFTD and the principal coordinator of volunteer activities focusing on awareness, fundraising and all other aspects of the mission in his/her region. They represent AFTD throughout their region and support the volunteers. Questions not related to volunteering should be directed to AFTD’s HelpLine at 866-507-7222 or info@theaftd.org and an AFTD staff member will be happy to assist you.

Northwest Regional Coordinators

Amy Eissler Parker : Alaska, Oregon, Montana
aeissler.aftd@gmail.com

Eissler_Amy

 

Joanne Linerud : Washington, Idaho, Wyoming

jlinerud.aftd@gmail.com

Research and Medical Centers with FTD Focus

University of Washington Memory and Brain Wellness Center

Harborview Medical Center
325 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

http://depts.washington.edu/mbwc/

Contact: 206.520.5000

University of Washington Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

VA Puget Sound Health Care System (S-116)
1660 S. Columbian Way
Seattle, WA   98108-1597

http://depts.washington.edu/adrcweb/

Contact:adrcweb@u.washington.edu or 1-800-317-5382 or
Molly Chinn at  wamble@u.washington.edu

Support Groups in this Region

AFTD-logo-outlinesDenotes group is led by an AFTD affiliated leader who has participated in additional FTD training.
Note: Before attending your first group, please contact your facilitator for more details.

OREGON

OR – Portland

*Closed Grp. for OHSU clinic members only

Monthly Katherine Wild, PhD
wildk@ohsu.edu
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon
WASHINGTON
WA – Longview 1st Monday of the month at 1 p.m. Candy
360-430-4549
Canterbury Gardens Memory Care Community
1457 3rd Avenue
Longview, Washington 98632

WA – Puget Sound area

 

1st Saturday of the month from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Steve Zamberlin
206.380.2854
stevez@nationalsigncorp.com
Claim Jumper
5901 S. 180th
Tukwila, WA
(Corner of 180th and Southcenter Pkwy)
WA – Seattle area 3rd Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Karin Miller
206-384-0096
millerkarin2@gmail.com
Alzheimer’s Association, West. & Central WA Chapter
100 W. Harrison St., North Tower Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98119
PHONE GROUP
*(Phone based for adult children affected by FTD) 3rd Thursday of the month from 5 p.m.–6:30 p.m.

Led and organized by University of California, San Francisco:

Jamie C. Fong, M.S., CGC
415-476-8613
jfong@memory.ucsf.edu

National phone-based support group. Contact facilitator for access number.