Entries by PortervilleADS

Our Donation Web Page

Please be aware our Donation page is up and running now. https://valleyadultdayservices.org/donate/ Any donations to our organization are greatly appreciated.  Your donation changes lives. Also your tax-deductible donations to Valley Adult Day Services do more than you can imagine to bring information and service to dedicated families who provide long-term care at home.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Tips for Dementia Caregivers in Long-Term or Community-Based Settings

Emergency situations, such as the current COVID-19 pandemic, present special challenges to the delivery of Alzheimer’s and dementia care in long-term and community-based care settings, including nursing homes, assisted living, home health, home care and adult day care. People receiving care or utilizing services in these settings are particularly vulnerable to complications due to their […]


Webinar: Recognizing Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression in Those Living with Dementia Webinar: Recognizing Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression in Those Living with Dementia August 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT Click here to register This webinar will assist learners in recognizing some of the signs and symptoms of anxiety and depression in those living with […]

We updated our on Facebook page

Valley Adult Day Services has currently linked our Facebook Page to our website. The link is on the bottom right. Sorry for any inconvenience as we our currently renovating our website and Facebook page. Please bear with us. Thank you and please continue to stay safe and social distance.

COVID-19 Guidance for Caregivers of People Living with Dementia

https://caregiver.com/articles/guidance-dementia-covid-19/June 4, 2020 11:00 AM Print Expand Paulus N. Rusyanto Portrait of asian senior man looking outside the window while wearing face mask If you care for someone living with dementia, it’s important that you know what you can do to protect yourself and others during the COVID-19 pandemic and what additional steps you can take to […]

Navigating the COVID-19 Reopening Process: Tips for Alzheimer’s Families

Navigating the COVID-19 Reopening Process: Tips for Alzheimer’s Families June 25, 2020  8:07 AM Print Sergii Sverdelov 0506557048 Woman near window at sunset in isolation at home for virus outbreak. Stay home concept. As states around the country open up after months of prolonged isolation due to COVID-19, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is providing […]

Daily Care & Activities

https://www.alz.org/help-support/caregiving/daily-care/activities Choosing the activity Keep the person’s skills and abilities in mind. Pay special attention to what the person enjoys. Consider if the person begins activities without direction. Be aware of physical problems. Focus on enjoyment, not achievement. Encourage involvement in daily life. Relate activity to work life. Look for favorites. Consider time of day. […]