Alzheimer’s Research and Resource Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to developing and providing resources that enable substantially improved care for those afflicted by all forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease.
The Alzheimer’s Caregiver® is a free resource created by experts to help answer caregivers’ questions from the initial Alzheimer’s diagnosis to everyday hands-on care and beyond. The Alzheimer’s Caregiver® is available in English and Spanish.
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Learn about why positive interactions are critical for good care of those with Alzheimer’s, and how to improve human interactions with and create comfortable environments for them.
Learn how to assess the ability of someone with dementia to travel, recognize the signs of unsafe driving, and navigate challenges associated with holiday gatherings.
Learn about the changes in communication capacities that occur in the later stages of Alzheimer’s, as well as appropriate activities to try at this point in the illness.
This program discusses end-of-life issues during the late and terminal stages of Alzheimer’s disease, including hospice care, advance directives, and the bereavement process.
Learn about common behavior and sleep issues that develop in the late stages of Alzheimer’s disease, as well as some principles and strategies for addressing these problems.
Urinary and fecal incontinence are common conditions that can be controlled, if not cured. Learn how to identify the different types of incontinence and about the various interventions and treatments.
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