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DDAC Quick Facts
Did you know:
- Our staff has personal experience caring for special needs adults.
- Our clients can enjoy fresh produce grown in our garden.
- We use and teach sign language.
- We provide care Monday-Friday from 8AM to 4:30PM, extended hours available as needed.
Our Wish List
We can always find use for these items.br>
- Pots and pans
- Paper plates
- Plastic dishes
- Paper cups
- Kitchen utensils
- Office supplies (pens, paper, note pads, copy paper)
- Tea pitchers
*We gladly accept gently used items.
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- Did you know?… Divine Destiny Proudly Accepts Veterans for Adult Care Services
- UPCOMING EVENT: November 9th through 13th of 2015 is Open Enrollment
“The support group meetings have become my lifeline—just knowing that I am not alone in this journey helps me get through these long and difficult nights.” - Lois U., Caregiver Click here to view our Caregivers Session Calendar.
Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s Resources
Alzheimer’s disease at the early stage is usually indicated by mild memory loss. It is the progression of the disease that results in the detrimental memory loss we associate with Alzheimer’s disease. Though age plays a factor in Alzheimer’s disease, … Continue reading
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.
The Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation has a helpful brochure titled “The Four Pillars of Alzheimer’s Prevention”. This brochure will help you learn how to improve brain health and decrease your chances of getting Alzheimer’s. The brochure discusses the four … Continue reading
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
Have you visited Alzheimers.gov recently? If you have never visited, you will be surprised by all the helpful hints provided and resources listed on the website. If it has been a long time since your last visit, then you should … Continue reading
There is a brochure available from the Alzheimer’s Association that provides a basic introduction to Alzheimer’s disease. The title of the brochure is “Basics of Alzheimer’s Disease – What it is and what you can do”. In addition to giving … Continue reading
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
Alzheimer’s patients tend to have trouble focusing and problems remembering details, but that does not mean they have to be bored! There are a number of activities people with Alzheimer’s can do that are not only fun, but also can … Continue reading
Has a loved one been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease recently? Have you been dealing with the disease for years? Whatever your situation, help is available! This article lists some of the frequent concerns caregivers face each day. Information about the … Continue reading