Category Archives: Caregiver Resources

Divine Destiny Provides Services for Adults with a Variety of Cognitive and Physical Needs

Divine Destiny Adult Care, Inc. is an all-inclusive Day and Health care center created to serve those with chronic and non-chronic conditions. We are certified by the state of North Carolina and 100% approved by the Veterans’ Association to proudly … Continue reading

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3 Ways Caregivers Can Care for Themselves (Video)

Caregivers often get so caught up in caring for others that they do not take care of themselves as they should. Below are three tips caregivers should implement to improve their health. Three great tips for better caregiver health include: … Continue reading

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Wish-TV and Guests Share Alzheimer’s Information and Tips (Video)

Wish-TV shares a video about Alzheimer’s, helping loved ones with Alzheimer’s and resources available to caregivers. It also has some good tips on dealing with personality changes in loved ones and ways to ask about pain level or other needs.

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10 Tips for Eating Out with a Loved One Who has Dementia

People with dementia often react badly to situations with too many people or occasions that present them with too many choices. Dining out often involves large groups of people and many meal choices. It is possible to enjoy a meal … Continue reading

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Warning Signs and Effects of Alzheimer’s Disease and the Necessity of Caring for the Caregiver (Video)

This video briefly explores the warning signs and effects of Alzheimer’s. It also mentions resources and ways caregivers can get the help they themselves need. One important take-away from the video is that families of today typically can not and … Continue reading

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Helpful Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center Resource Lists

Caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease will find it essential to become better educated about the disease and how it affects daily life. The Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center, also known as ADEAR, has a collection of resource lists … Continue reading

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What Can Caregivers Do to Help Them Cope When a Loved One has Alzheimer’s?

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s can be difficult. In addition to taking care of a relative’s physical needs, there is also an emotional component to dealing with Alzheimer’s. Caregivers can easily get exhausted by the responsibilities and daily … Continue reading

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Helpful Brochure on Planning Activities at Home for Person with Dementia – Alzheimer’s Association Brochure

The Alzheimer’s Association has a brochure available that will help caregivers of a person with dementia plan activities that can be done at home. The brochure is titled “Activities at Home – Planning the day for a person with dementia”. … Continue reading

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Ways to Safety Proof Your Home for a Person with Alzheimer’s Disease (Video)

The information in this video will help you safety proof your home to make it safer for your loved one with Alzheimer’s. As mentioned in the video, it is possible that your family member could be over medicating, since he … Continue reading

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Medication Questions Caregivers of Someone with Alzheimer’s Should Ask

A person with Alzheimer’s disease may need to take various medications for a number of reasons. Medication can be used to manage behavior changes or for many other conditions. As a caregiver, it is important to know the name and … Continue reading

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