Do you carry the tough challenge of caring for a parent as their health and memory deteriorates?

  • What are the key signs to know when my fears are justified or just paranoia?
  • Is her forgetfulness normal?
  • What is the difference between regular ole’ dementia vs. Alzheimers?

Learn more about Alzheimer’s vs Dementia with the resources below.

Alzheimer's Caregiving Resources Website Link
Dementia Overview, What you need to know
Dementia, 10 Early Symptoms
Dementia and Alzheimer's: What Are the Differences?
Dementia Stages
Caregiver Support Groups on Facebook Caregiver Support Groups on Facebook
Alzheimer's & Dementia Questions -- Online Forum
Online Support Groups for Caregivers of People With Dementia's online support groups : Get caregiving tips, advice and support Programs and Support
Caregiver’s Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors
Home Safety: Wandering - How to Secure and Dementia-Proof Your Home
Identity and Credit Card Safety
Legal Planning for Alzheimer's and Dementia
Activity ideas for dementia caregivers (pinterest) Pinterest Pins for Dementia Activity Ideas
Alzheimer's Association Support Groups
Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Financial and Legal Planning for Patients and Families
#CaregivingTip: Keep a notepad handy to note your concerns after visits. It might be scary to see these challenges in black and white, but it is the reality of what you are dealing with..and it will help you during those difficult conversations when you have to parent your parent.
These resources are provided as a courtesy to our readers. Jane Daly has not been paid for endorsement, and is not in any way affiliated with the agencies and businesses listed.

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