A diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating reality for so many families. There is currently no cure, and the stress that comes with full-time caregiving can be staggering. Family caregivers often wonder about things like: What will I do if something happens to me? How much does home care cost? What if I don’t have any money? How can I keep my family member safe? What about driving issues? It’s a harsh reality for caregivers to realize that, had they initiated the care planning process sooner, more options for care might have been available to them.
“Holistic Approaches for Dementia Care”: Four unique perspectives on innovative strategies for dementia care Hyannis, MA – Leading experts in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias will offer insights and practical information relative to new approaches to providing care. Hope Dementia & Alzheimer’s Services will host the 20th Annual Dementia & Alzheimer’s Awareness Conference: Holistic Approaches … Read More
Hyannis, Mass. – Hope Dementia & Alzheimer’s Services is pleased to announce this year’s Celebrate Summer Memories Auction takes place on Thursday, August 24, at the Wequassett Resort and Golf Club in Harwich, beginning at 6 p.m. The auction generates essential funding to provide information, education and support services for those living with Alzheimer’s disease, … Read More
Make life better for local families impacted by the sixth leading cause of death Hyannis, Mass. – HopeHealth’s Walk for Alzheimer’s provides essential funding for information, education and support services for people with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia—and families and professionals who care for them. Caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease is physically, … Read More