Health and Disease Associations

Most major health issues and diseases have a variety of specific organizations and associations specifically targeted to them. These associations can work in many different ways, including research, information dissemination, support groups, education and training, advocacy in public policy, and others. Most associations are nationwide, and have subsidiary state or regional chapters. Please note this resource list is not comprehensive.


Alzheimer’s Association – Colorado Chapter
455 Sherman St, #500, Denver
303-813-1669

American Council of the Blind – Colorado Chapter
303-831-0117

American Heart Association
303-369-5433

Arthritis Foundation – Rocky Mountain Chapter
2280 Albion St, Denver
303-756-8622

National Kidney Foundation
650 S Cherry St, #435, Denver
720-748-9991

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Colorado
1100 Fillmore St, Denver
303-321-3104

National Multiple Sclerosis Society – Colorado/Wyoming Chapter
Denver – 303-831-0700
Colorado Springs – 719-634-2984
Fort Collins – 970-482-5016
Grand Junction – 970-241-8975

Parkinson Association of the Rockies
1325 S Colorado Blvd, #204B, Denver
303-830-1839