To the Home Instead Senior Care® network, enhancing the lives of aging adults and their families isn’t just about providing care services. If there’s a way we can make your life a little easier, a little less stressful, a little more manageable, we’re glad to share our resources and care expertise with you.
Feeling stressed or overwhelmed? Many people find that caring for an aging loved one requires some adaptation.
CaregiverStress.com® is a helpful place to go for resources that cover everything from self care to senior care,
all with the goal of helping you manage, minimize, or prevent stress while making sure your loved one receives the best
Get CaregiverStress.com resources.
If Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia affects someone in your family, this website is for you. You'll
find a wealth of support resources, including free e-learning classes on some Alzheimer's care techniques, information
about care services and an Alzheimer's respite care grant program, tips from experts and other family caregivers in a
dementia support network, and much, much more.
Go to HelpForAlzheimersFamilies.com
If you're a family caregiver of an individual with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia, the risk of wandering is one of the potential behavioral symptoms that a loved one could be facing. Wandering could put that person's safety in jeopardy. To help family caregivers keep their aging loved ones safe, Home Instead Senior Care has launched a free alert system, Missing Senior NetworkSM, available at www.MissingSeniorNetwork.com. Sign up your older adult for this service that can help locate a loved one who goes missing or becomes lost.
Learn More at MissingSeniorNetwork.com
Learn more about the differences between normal signs of aging and possible symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease or other Dementia. It’s printable, so you can share it with your family.
In this kit, you will find helpful articles to educate you about senior fraud. Included are:- Top Senior Scams- Tools to help you assess risk- Checklists to help protect you and your loved ones.
Thinking about providing care for an aging loved one in their home or yours? These resources will help you prepare to succeed.At Home with Alzheimer’s – Room-specific tips for easier Alzheimer’s care.Managing the Challenges of Alzheimer’s – Constant and repetitive questions, agitation, wandering and false accusations challenge even the most patient of caregivers. Learn simple techniques to manage these.Staying engaged with Alzheimer’s – A guide to helping those with Alzheimer’s to stay active and happy.Caring for the caregiver – This one is all about you! It’s important to have a plan for taking care of yourself. This worksheet will help.
Download yours today – it’s a great resource for caregivers, giving you immediate answers for dealing with Alzheimer's and Dementia behaviors. .
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