Is this normal or is it Alzheimer’s? – 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.
Did you know… Our Caregivers will stay with mom or dad in the hospital when you can’t? – No one wants to be alone in the hospital. We can help, filling in as your “eyes and ears” until you can return to her side.
Making Home Safer for those Suffering from Alzheimer’s and Dementia – In this downloadable guide from Shelley Peterman Schwarz, you’ll get 10 tips to make home safer for a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementia.
Senior Fraud Prevention Kit – In this kit, you will find helpful articles to educate you about senior fraud.
Girlfriends With Aging Parents – This website provides a forum for those of us who are dealing with their aging loved ones. Here we can share wisdom, stories & experiences. Our site fosters a conversation with those in the “sandwich generation” who are caring for elders while attending to the needs of their spouse, career, adult children and/or grandchildren. It exists so that no individual feels isolated or alone in dealing with the challenges we all face. We are building this blog the old fashioned way – one friend at a time. Please join in the conversation! Contribute a post, sharing the gifts and challenges that concern you most. Also, comment on other posts and send another person to our site. Welcome to our circle of friends!
Confidence to Care at Home Kit – 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.
ALZ & Dementia App – Download yours today – it’s a great resource for caregivers.