The role of a caregiver is not easy. The workload is time consuming, physically and emotionally taxing, and can lead
Immediately after a person dies can be an emotional time. Even if you have prepared for the moment, take the
The 2019 Alzheimer’s Disease Report, released by the Alzheimer’s Association, refers to caregiving as “attending to another person’s health needs.”
People with Alzheimer’s disease may take medicines to treat the disease itself, mood or behavior changes, and other medical conditions.
One way that caregivers can be a big help is by organizing paperwork. It’s a job that can be done even
Looking for Alzheimer’s caregiving information in Spanish? Check out Cómo cuidar a una persona con la enfermedad de Alzheimer: Una
Shawnee Alliance in collaboration with SIU-Family Practice Memory Clinic, SIU-School of Social Work Dr. Elaine Jurkowski and the Carbondale Regional