Category Archives: Caregiver Resources

Tips to Make Eating Easier for Someone with Alzheimer’s Disease

Eating is one of the things many Alzheimer’s patients look forward to each day. There is something about a good meal and good company that we all appreciate. Below you will find six steps that will help you make meal … Continue reading

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8 Foods to Boost Energy for Caregivers – Part 2 of 2

In the previous article titled 8 Foods to Boost Energy for Caregivers – Part 1 of 2, we shared a list of eight foods caregivers can use to get an extra boost of energy. The first four foods on this list … Continue reading

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8 Foods to Boost Energy for Caregivers – Part 1 of 2

We all can feel low on energy and need a little more energy to keep us going. Eating certain foods gives a natural boost of energy. Caregivers tending to a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease especially need to keep their … Continue reading

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Ways to Make Sure Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s Stays Warm

As Alzheimer’s disease progresses, the parts of the brain that affect temperature regulation become damaged. A person with Alzheimer’s disease has greater difficulty adjusting to the surrounding temperature and handling environments that are very hot or very cold. A cold … Continue reading

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Inspiring Collection of Quotes to Encourage You (Video)

Being a caregiver or person dealing with Alzheimer’s is tough. Here is a video of encouraging quotes and beautiful backgrounds set to music. The song is titled “It’s Going to be Alright”. Take a break from your day and get … Continue reading

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Activities You Can Do with a Person With Dementia

Just because a person has Alzheimer’s or other dementia does not mean that he or she has to sit around with nothing to do. There are many activities someone with Alzheimer’s can still complete with success. Modifications of some type … Continue reading

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VP of Constituent Services for Alzheimer’s Association Answers Caregiver Questions asked on Facebook

The video below contains a number of helpful tips and recommendations for caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease. Beth Kallmyer, vice president of constituent services, answers questions asked by caregivers on the Alzheimer’s Association’s Facebook page. In this video, you … Continue reading

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