Useful links for dementia patients and carers
Joining a Caregivers’ Support Group is one of the most important steps to take for a caregiver to a person with dementia. This is essential to the caregivers’ wellbeing – emotionally and physically.
The 36-Hour Day will help family members and caregivers address these challenges and simultaneously cope with their own emotions and needs.
Activities to Do with Your Parent Who Has Alzheimer's Dementia provides a selection of user-friendly activities that will help maintain your parent's self-care skills, mobility, and socialization. These tasks encourage success and feelings of self worth, and offer imaginative ways to interact with your parent. The Activity Assessment Form objectively allows you to look at each of these tasks. It can help to determine the setup and environment that works best with your parent. This written format is a tool which also encourages consistency between caregivers.