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Free Alzheimer's Training for Family Caregivers

January 19, 2015

The website Help For Alzheimer's Families offers a number of extremely valuable resources for the challenge of Alzheimer's caregiving. 

Their Resources Include

 

-   Online Live Chats

Scheduled online events where you have the chance to chat live with Alzheimer's experts.

Previous live chats have covered: 

Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: Gearing Up for the Holidays

Alzheimer's Q&A: Your Caregiving Questions Answered

Alzheimer's & Dementia: Techniques to Help Counter Difficult Behaviors

 

-   Online Classes

A variety of online courses are offered covering helpful care techniques.

Some of the topics covered in the online courses are: 

  • Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Encouraging Engagement
  • Safety

 

-   Training Video Series

There are also instructional videos available in 2 different video series. 

The first video series shows how to have an improved care experience for your loved one by understanding Alzheimer’s and the other types of dementia.

Click Here for Video Series 1

The second video series helps you learn practical care techniques and considerations to provide better care for your loved one and yourself.

Click Here for Video Series 2

 

Also, there are a number of free in person caregiver workshops available across the US for family caregivers. 

Help for Alzheimer's Families, Alzheimer & Dementia free online support services are truly unparalleled. 

For further Caregivers resources, visit Live Oak's Caregivers Resource section.

 




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