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Alzheimer’s and Dementia In-Home Care Options

Our caregivers are trained in Alzheimer's care and activities utilizing research from Alliance for Aging and the Alzheimer's Association. We focus on what your loved one can do and enjoy. Simply participating in household chores such as laundry, dishes, and meal preparation alongside a caregiver can give meaning and purpose to everyday life. Our activities enhance pleasant memories, stimulate the senses, and create enjoyable days.

  • Take a walk or drive to a familiar place such as a former home, school, place of work, or friend's home
  • Make custom greeting cards for special occasions for friends and family
  • Create a photo album or memory box to hold special items such as pictures, sea shells, ticket stubs, etc.
  • Decorate sun catchers for decorations or gifts
  • Gardening and cooking to keep the mind and hands active

Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease

The Alzheimer's Association has developed the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's. Click on the link for a detailed explanation of each of the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer's disease:

  1. Memory changes that disrupt daily life
  2. Challenges in planning or solving problems
  3. Difficulty completing familiar tasks at home, work, or leisure
  4. Confusion with time or place
  5. Trouble with visual images and spatial relationships
  1. New problems with words in speaking or writing
  2. Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace steps
  3. Decreased or poor judgment
  4. Withdrawal from work or social activities
  5. Changes in mood or personality
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