One of the most effective techniques in dementia care is probably one of the least discussed and documented. Caregivers and professionals alike rely on redirection to accomplish many tasks each… Read More
Getting plenty of fluids each day is important to good health, especially as temperatures heat up. For those with Alzheimer’s, it is especially important as dehydration can affect cognitive function…. Read More
Listen to a favorite artist and discuss memories created by their songs. Or create your own music together.
When caring for a loved one with dementia, what if there was a better place than home? The word “home” stirs familiar and warm feelings. When a family member is… Read More
Build Trust and Rapport with those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
What would you tell a friend that has expressed to you that they are struggling with feeling overwhelmed? Think good thoughts. You’re doing amazing. Don’t be so hard on yourself. This too… Read More
Joy can be infused into your loved one’s day when you take time to have meaningful conversations. Reminiscing about past experiences and connecting over a person’s interests can help provide… Read More
An Online Educational Event Friday, May 1 | 10-11:30 AM Alzheimer’s San Diego and ActivCare Living are thrilled to present an online event with renowned dementia educator, @Teepa Snow. The… Read More
Is Memory Care the right choice for your loved one? Sometimes the decision to move in to a Memory Care community is made amidst many challenges. But according to the… Read More
Seniors living independently may not be safe on their own. This holiday season, if you are visiting an elderly person living alone and are concerned for their welfare, follow these… Read More