Alzheimer's & Dementia
Are you looking for resources to help you care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia? Coping with Alzheimer's and Dementia is a growing concern for seniors and the families who care for them. Over the next eight years, the number of Virginians with Alzheimer's disease will swell by nearly 36 percent, to about 190,000, according to the Alzheimer's Association (2017). If you are looking for resources to help you care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia, the topics below provide information on community services and valuable resources for your family.
- Caregiver Support - explore resources to help you take care of yourself as you care for your family member
- Family Resources - communicate effectively with family members and find support for your family
- Living with Alzheimer's/Dementia - explore strategies and resources for the day-to-day care of someone with Alzheimer's/Dementia
- What is Dementia? - understand the symptoms and signs of Alzheimer's/Dementia and find memory screening options near you
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