We envision a world where people with neurodegenerative diseases are living fully.

With this collaborative network of cross-disciplinary care and resources, we can finally help ease the burdens faced by people living with these complex health conditions. By working together, we can make it easier for people to navigate the healthcare system, better our understanding of neurodegenerative disease and make a real change in our communities.

Our Model

Adira’s approach drives toward our mission: investing in better lives for people with neurodegenerative diseases.

WE LISTEN

We create spaces for open conversation. We bring together everyone invested in neurodegenerative health care solutions.
Talk to us.

WE LEARN

You help us learn. That’s how we find solutions to fund.
Partner with us.

WE ACT

Our solutions are community based. We make health care navigation easier.
Join us.

adira-graphic

Our team

SOUNDING BOARD

We are growing a base of people impacted by neurodegenerative diseases to guide our programs and activities on an ongoing basis.

Join the Sounding Board

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Adira is led by an eight-member independent board of directors who bring personal experience with our five diseases and professional experience in nonprofit management, domestic and global health and more.

View Board Bios

EXTERNAL AFFAIRS ADVISORY ROUNDTABLE

We refer to this eight-member external affairs roundtable as our “board of connectors.” They bring expertise in government affairs, communications, development and more to help advise our work at Adira.

See Roundtable Bios

STAFF

Adira has seven full-time staff who bring decades of work experience in health and nonprofits and many personal experiences with neurodegenerative disease.

Staff Bios

What We Do

Let's get to work.

Learn more about what we’ve learned from people living with neurodegenerative diseases and their loved ones and — and about what steps we are taking to help make their lives easier.

Explore What We Do