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Category Archive for 'Alzheimer’s care'

The Town Hall Forum on May 17 entitled, “Alzheimer’s Caregiver Journey: Practical Advice for a Progressive Disease,” was a great success. Dr. Sewell provided an overview of the disease and different stages. He discussed how changes in behavior can signal changes in the disease’s progression. Most importantly, he emphasized the importance of caregiver health and […]

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The presentations from the recent Town Hall Forum entitled, Setting a Course for Your Alzheimer’s Caregiving Journey, are now available online. Dr. Teja Singh spoke about Dementia Support, which included definitions of terms relating to impairments and what to expect at each stage. You can view his entire presentation by clicking on the the link […]

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Town Hall Forum November 9 Charting a Plan on the Alzheimer’s Caregiving Journey   At this free educational event for family caregivers, Alzheimer’s disease experts will provide practical advice for your caregiving journey. This seminar will provide important advice on keeping your loved one with Alzheimer’s or related dementias safe. Learn how to plan for […]

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ActivCare Town Hall Forum on November 17th Setting a Course for Successful Family Caregiving At this free educational event for family caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s, medical and legal professionals will provide practical advice for your caregiving journey. Hear from a geriatric internist about setting a safe plan of care, how to best communicate with […]

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Free Alzheimer’s Seminar For Family Caregivers Lessons Learned from A Caregiver’s Journey At this free educational event, a family caregiver and a memory care professional will provide essential advice for your caregiving journey. You will hear a personal account from a family caregiver of a loved one affected by Alzheimer’s disease. Garner practical tips from […]

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THF Presentations Online

The presentations from the Town Hall Forum (THF) on July 14 entitled, “After the Alzheimer’s Diagnosis: Practical Information for Family Caregivers” are now available online. Click on the links below to access them. Managing the Day-to-day Needs of a Loved One with Dementia Dr. Sewell’s presentation provided helpful tips about assembling your caregiving team, effective […]

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Memory loss resulting from Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia has a profound impact on the family. Join us for a morning session with Alzheimer’s disease experts and learn how to empower and prepare yourself and your loved one. At this free seminar for family caregivers, you’ll hear from medical professionals and experts that will provide […]

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At this free seminar for family caregivers, you’ll hear from medical professionals and memory care experts that will provide essential advice for your dementia caregiving journey.

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When home is no longer an option, a specialized community designed, built and staff to serve the needs with memory loss like ActivCare at Bressi Ranch is an option for families. ActivCare at Bressi Ranch recently celebrated its grand opening and residents are moving in. ActivCare at Bressi Ranch provides a residential environment and compassionate […]

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Caring For Those With Dementia

When a loved one is suffering from dementia it can be a stressful time for friends and family. Dementia and Alzheimer’s can be frightening terms for anyone to hear. While there is no known cure for Alzheimer’s, there are some treatment options available.  There are medications which mitigate some of the symptoms of Alzheimer’s.  These […]

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