We have great resources to help.
One of the best ways to help individuals and families who are looking for senior care or caring for someone with dementia or other issues related to aging is to provide education and information. We have both on-staff experts ready to answer any questions as well as many educational resources to share for everything from dementia care to chronic conditions. Please check out these helpful sites to aid you and your family in your journey. And if and when you have questions, simply contact us any day of the week. We’re here to help.
Education on Chronic Conditions
- National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes
A National Institute of health website designed to provide information and research updates on neurological disorders and strokes.https://www.ninds.nih.gov/
- National Stroke Association
The National Stroke Association website is committed to providing, information and support for individuals living with strokes as well as helping prevent future strokes.https://www.strokeassociation.org
- Parkinson’s Disease Foundation
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) supports people with Parkinson’s, their families and caregivers through educational programs, support services and by funding scientific research.http://www.pdf.org/
Education on Memory Loss-Related Issues and Support
- Alzheimer’s Reading Room
This blog is written by an individual who has experienced caring for a loved one (her mother) with the disease and shares insights and context for those who are in similar circumstances.http://www.alzheimersreadingroom.com/
- Family Caregiver Alliance
The Family Caregiver Alliance is a public voice for caregivers. Their pioneering programs of information, education, services, research, and advocacy, support and sustain the important work of families nationwide caring for loved ones.https://www.caregiver.org
- Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is a not-for- profit medical practice dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of virtually every type of complex illness. The site has a wealth of information on Alzheimer’s disease and caregiving.http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/alzheimers- disease/home/ovc-20167098
- Validation Training Institute, Inc.
Validation® Training Institute, Inc. is an educational resource for learning about the Validation® Method.https://vfvalidation.org/
- The Association for Frontotemporal Dementias
The Association for Frontotemporal Dementias (Pick’s Disease, progressive aphasia, etc.) is the leading organization for accurate information, compassion and hope when lives are touched by frontotemporal dementias.http://www.theaftd.org/understandingftd/disorders/ftpicks
- Lewy Body Association
The Lewy Body Dementia Association website helps many people successfully find information, resources, and most importantly, connections with others affected by LBD.http://www.lewybodydementia.org/
- Alzheimer’s Association
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care and support and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer’s research.http://www.alz.org