Post Tagged with: "caregiving"

Threads of independence

A social enterprise that sells adaptive clothing, which allows those with limited mobility to dress themselves.

 

10 eye care (& more) tips for caregivers of the elderly

As a caregiver, there are a few things you can do for the elderly as well as for yourself.

 

Juggling multiple medications

Q: I am having a hard time juggling multiple medications. Can you give me tips on how best to deal with this problem?

 

Making your apartment more accessible to loved ones

When your loved one moves in with you, you need to be able to cater to his or her needs. Here’s some advice from someone who knows apartments but also is a caregiver himself.

 

Taking on the role of the caregiver

This retiree shares his caregiving experience with his wife who has Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Losing Grandma

An author of a children’s book delves into the serious topic of Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Communicating with a person with dementia

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be a very stressful situation as he or she will not be able to communicate like a normal individual. Find out strategies you can use to make your communication better.

 

The power of stories

Telling stories before we forget, two young passionate men share their feat to reduce stigma of dementia and provide support for caregivers.