Caregivers & Families

Caregiving is a difficult task, ICRN provides tips on practical caregiving.

There is also training and education available for caregivers from the Alzheimer’s Association. This website provides online training as well as “essentiALZ” certification. (Please note that this certification does have a fee.)

The Family Caregiver Alliance provides a wide array of support, such as the following:

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America has helpful strategies for caregivers, as well as Education and Care for your loved one, such as ways to help with behavior, like music or animal therapy.

The National Institute on Aging also provides numerous Fact Sheets for caregivers and those possibly experiencing memory loss with helpful information.