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How Emerging Technologies Can Help Caregiving Families

https://www.youtube.com/user/CAREGIVERdotORG

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.

10th Year Winners of the Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards

Three Organizations Receive $20,000 Each

 

Gilbert Awards 2017: Recipients

The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation and Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards.

Respite Tips: Taking a Break From Giving Care to Someone in Need

Sources of Respite

  • Time and assistance from family or friends
  • Professional (paid) in-home help
  • Adult Day Health Care
  • Temporary placement outside the home in an assisted care residence
  • For Veterans: Up to 30 days of respite care per year is available to enrolled Veterans as determined by the Veteran’s treatment team. You can talk with the Veteran's Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) social worker, case manager, or the Caregiver Support Coordinator (CSC) for more information about what respite options exist in your area.

CJ Video - Ch. 5: Toileting & Incontinence

Ch. 5: Toileting & Incontinence

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CJ Video - Caregiver College Ch. 4: Bathing & Dressing

Caregiver College Ch. 4: Bathing & Dressing

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CJ Video - Caregiver College: Introduction to Video Series

Caregiver College: Introduction to Video Series

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CJ Video - Safe at Home — A Caregivers Guide: Kitchen Safety

Safe at Home — A Caregivers Guide: Kitchen Safety

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