Your Hidden Resource Center: The Alzheimer’s Association

Did you know that the Alzheimer's Association, Georgia Chapter offers a wide range of publications designed to meet the unique needs of families caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias? We have literature and books that are designed to help people who have been diagnosed, family caregivers, professional caregivers and even kids/teens. Brochure Topics … Continue reading Your Hidden Resource Center: The Alzheimer’s Association

Holiday Gifting Ideas for Families Coping with Dementia

  The holidays are here again and we always invite people to take the time to carefully consider what types of gifts may be the most appropriate for loved ones with dementia. Here's our handy Gift Giving Guide - organized by stage of dementia - for those of you who haven't seen it in the past. We … Continue reading Holiday Gifting Ideas for Families Coping with Dementia

Books for Individuals with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Thanks to everyone who checked in this week for book week! We hope that the recommendations were useful to some of you out there and we are always open to hearing about new and helpful books. There are plenty of other categories that we could have added had there been more time: books for professionals … Continue reading Books for Individuals with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Books for Caregivers

Welcome to day 3 of book week! Today we're looking at books that may be useful to caregivers. While many of you will recognize the first book on our list, please continue to scroll down for other books that may be useful to you or people you know as well.  As always, feel free to … Continue reading Books for Caregivers

Books about Alzheimer’s for Youth/Teens

Welcome back! Today for book week, we're moving right on up the list and looking at books about Alzheimer's and dementia that are aimed at older children/teenagers. Check out the recommendations below and be sure to let us know if you have recommendations of your own! How can you love someone and resent him at … Continue reading Books about Alzheimer’s for Youth/Teens

Welcome to Book Week!

It seems that August is coming to an end; many people are back in school, home from any summer vacations that may have occurred, already preparing for or entrenched in the multitude of activities that come with fall - sports, clubs, the Walk to End Alzheimer's…etc. As we say goodbye to the lazy hazy days … Continue reading Welcome to Book Week!