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Easing COVID-19 Restrictions Will Provide Relief for Caregivers

Easing COVID-19 Restrictions Will Provide Relief for Caregivers by Ray Burow | June 7, 2021 SHARE THIS ARTICLE: SHARE ARTICLE VIA EMAILCOPY ARTICLE LINK It’s finally happening. We’re digging our way out of a very long and dark tunnel as the U.S. begins to drop COVID-19 restrictions, mainly mask mandates. Also, deaths from the disease have declined here, and […]

New bill aimed at improving care for Alzheimer’s patients

  SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The Comprehensive Care for Alzheimer’s Act has the potential to streamline today’s complicated health care maze for people living with dementia and their caregivers according to Katie Croskrey, Executive Director of Alzheimer’s Association San Diego/Imperial Chapter. Croskrey joined Good Evening San Diego to explain the bill. The bipartisan bill is […]

Helping Alzheimer’s Sufferers Cope with the Loss of a Loved One: A Guide for Caregivers

https://www.neptunesociety.com/resources/helping-alzheimers-sufferers-cope-with-the-loss-of-a-loved-one-a-guide-for-caregivers Helping Alzheimer’s Sufferers Cope with the Loss of a Loved One: A Guide for Caregivers Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating diagnosis, and as the disease progresses it becomes increasingly challenging for sufferers to manage the myriad of emotions and situations they encounter throughout the course of any given day. Thus, when an Alzheimer’s sufferer […]

6 Steps to Reduce Caregiver Stress

https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2021-04-04/6-steps-to-reduce-caregiver-stress April 4, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. U.S. News & World Report 6 Steps to Reduce Caregiver Stress   SUNDAY, April 4, 2021 (HealthDay News)   Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be mentally and physically exhausting, so you should take steps to manage and reduce stress, according to the Alzheimer’s Foundation […]

Johnson and Johnson Vaccination administer locally soon

Attention Porterville and surrounding communities (Tulare County) Tulare County is starting a new new Vaccination Program soon called Home Bound. Local EMT’s will be going door to door for interested Caregivers to distribute Covid-19 Vaccines to those who are non ambulatory and unable to leave their home. The vaccine administered will be the Johnson and […]

Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated-guidance.html Updated Mar. 8, 2021 Languages Print Key Points This is the first set of public health recommendations for fully vaccinated people. This guidance will be updated and expanded based on the level of community spread of SARS-CoV-2, the proportion of the population that is fully vaccinated, and the rapidly evolving science on COVID-19 vaccines. […]

Alzheimer’s Los Angeles – COVID-19 Caregiver Tip Sheets

http://alzheimersla.org/covid-caregiver-tip-sheets/ COVID-19 Caregiver Tip Sheets COVID-19 is disrupting routines and turning care for someone with dementia into a potential nightmare for families. Below please find four tip sheets to help caregivers manage those living with dementia during these difficult times. English HYGIENE PLANNING STRESS ROUTINES en Español HIGIENE PLANES MANEJANDO EL ESTRES RUTINAS Y ACTIVIDADES […]

COVID-19: Activities to do at Home

COVID-19: Activities to do at Home During the COVID-19 Safer at Home order, older adults are being asked to stay indoors to lower risk of exposure. Many things are changing fast and we are being forced to adapt quickly. Staying home might be easier said than done. To help organize your days, we have put […]

Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia in Community Settings

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/caregivers-dementia.html Additional COVID-19 Guidance for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia in Community Settings Updated Sept. 11, 2020 Languages Print Caring for People Living with Dementia in Long-term Care Facilities (LTCFs): For information on how to care for people living with dementia in LTCFs including nursing homes, skilled nursing facilities, and assisted living facilities with memory […]