Tag Archives: Family Caregiver


Explaining the Best Friends™ Approach to Care

Since The Best Friends™ Approach to dementia and Alzheimer’s care was introduced in 1997, the approach has grown to become an internationally recognized…
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Managing Caregiver Isolation for a Healthy Lifestyle

Adjusting to life as a caregiver for a loved one is full of challenges. From learning how to keep them well to discovering…
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Caring for an Older Loved One: How It Affects Your Daily Life

When you first agree to care for an older loved one, it can be hard to imagine how your new role might change…
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Humor: How Does It Fit into Your Caregiving Lifestyle?

Stress. Burnout. Depression. These are words we often hear about in relation to caregiver health. We typically try to combat these difficult emotions…
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Summer Safety: Recognizing Heat Stress and Heat Stroke

Summer is a great time to be outside, get fresh air and enjoy the warm weather. But seniors should be aware that the…
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5 Ways to Coordinate Your Caregiving Team

Caring for an aging loved one, especially one with a degenerative disease like Alzheimer’s or dementia, is often a difficult and overwhelming task.…
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