Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Association

The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support, and research.

Website: http://www.alz.org/

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregiver Center

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregiver Center brings our caregiving information and tools together into one easy-to-navigate site featuring information on safety topics such as wandering, home safety, and driving.

Alzheimer’s Care Workshops

(2 Hours) with FREE respite care

Phone: 1-800-852-7795

Website: http://www.aaa1b.org/caregiver-resources/caregiver-trainings/

Care.com

Are you looking for child care, tutors, adult or senior care, pet care or pet sitters, house care services or resources?  Visit this free website to search for these services in your area.

Website: www.care.com

Care Transition Program

As a patient or family caregiver, there are several steps you can take to help you be more informed and effective member of the care team during the transition back home after hospitalization.  By knowing what to expect, you may be able to avoid health care complications and re-hospitalization.  Explore this website for helpful tools and information from an expect in care transitions, Dr. Eric Coleman, MD, MPH.

Website: www.caretransitions.org/care-transitions-for-patients-and-family-caregivers/

Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan

Multiple Adult Day Health Centers offering several social activities and stimulating projects for adults with cognitive health challenges such as Alzheimer’s and dementia, and other conditions or injuries that require constant supervision.

Website: http://ccsem.org/services-for-seniors/

Dementia Videos

Teepa Snow is a dementia-care education specialist with a background in occupational therapy and over 30 years in clinical practice.  She has created these videos to help you learn more about dementia, brain changes, and tips to help you overcome some of these challenges.

Website: http://teepasnow.com/resources/teepa-tips-videos/

Henry Ford Neuroscience Institute

Henry Ford Neuroscience Institute specializes in a coordinated approach to caring for patients with Alzheimer’s disease.

Website: http://www.henryford.com/body.cfm?id=48876

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