Thursday, July 10, 2014

Tips for Alzheimer's Caregivers

The emotional, physical and financial cost to a caregiver of an Alzheimer's patient is immeasurable. From the initial shock ... to the long-term care, nothing compares. And to the 15 million caregivers of Alzheimer’s patients across the United States, a little encouragement can go a long way.

Olivia Hoblitzelle found herself, as many do, face to face with a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's … her husband. She wrote 8 Inspiring Tips for Alzheimer’s Caregivers to help encourage those on this journey.

At the Alzheimer's Association, we're here to help. With caregiver centers, local caregiver support groups, education programs and a 24/7 hotline, the Alzheimer's Association can provide care and resources for those affected by this devastating disease. We are here for you.

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