A Caregiver’s Rights

As a caregiver, it’s important to remember to take some time for yourself and make sure your needs are met. To take care of someone else, you have to take care of yourself first. The danger of reiterating this so often is it begins to sound like a truism. You can hear the advice a […]

Posted on August 17, 2017

Interview: How to Talk to a Person With Dementia

When a person you love suffers memory loss, it’s difficult to adjust. You might struggle to accept a new version of someone you’ve known for a long time, and feel a tremendous amount of guilt because you are struggling. If memory problems have caused you to become frustrated while your loved one becomes agitated, you’re […]

Posted on July 31, 2017

Alzheimer’s Association Support Groups

Monday August 14th and 28th, 1:30 p.m. Sun Health Research Institute – 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month 10515 W. Santa Fe Dr. Bldg. B, Morin Auditorium Check out other support groups in your area here.  

Posted on July 28, 2017