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Families, Tech and Caregiving Webinar Archives Now Available

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How Emerging Technologies Can Help Caregiving Families

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Dementia: Is This Dementia and What Does It Mean?

Introduction

What does it mean when someone is said to have dementia? For some people, the word conjures up scary images of “crazy” behavior and loss of control. In fact, the word dementia describes a group of symptoms that includes short-term memory loss, confusion, the inability to problem-solve, the inability to complete multi-step activities such as preparing a meal or balancing a checkbook, and, sometimes, personality changes or unusual behavior.

Three Outstanding Programs in Alzheimer’s Caregiving Honored at AiA17 Conference

Family Caregiver Alliance Executive Director Kathleen Kelly and The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Co-Director and COO Martin H. Blank, Jr., were honored to present the 2016 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards last week at a reception at the Aging in America (AiA17) conference in Chicago.

CareJourney

Camp for Caring

 

FCA’s Camp for Caring is a retreat for adults with Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, Parkinson’s, Huntington’s, and other brain impairments. Campers spend a weekend (Friday to Sunday) in a retreat setting while their caregivers can enjoy a 48-hour break from their caregiving responsibilities.

Gifts of Stock

Thank you for your interest in making a gift of securities to Family Caregiver Alliance. For tax purposes, your stock would be valued at the average of the high and low prices on the date that the shares are legally transferred to FCA.  Please inform FCA in advance of your intent to gift securities by completing the attached Notice of Transmittal.

National Competition Awards Three Programs Benefitting Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Each Program Awarded $20,000 by Family Caregiver Alliance and The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation

Gilbert Awards 2016: Recipients

The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation and Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards.

CJ Webinar - Harvesting the Spiritual Fruits of Caregiving as a Way to Cultivate Wellness

Harvesting the Spiritual Fruits of Caregiving as a Way to Cultivate Wellness

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CJ Webinar - The Mindful Caregiver: Helping Caregivers Recognize that Self-Care Matters

The Mindful Caregiver: Helping Caregivers Recognize that Self-Care Matters

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