Caregiving

burden of caregiving

Lessen the Burden of Caregiving

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Although a noble job, caregiving is a lot of work. Ease the burden and make sure your health own isn’t compromised.
Alzheimer's Warning Signs During the Holidays

Alzheimer’s Warnings Often Show During Holidays

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It isn’t surprising that the time when family members are most likely to recognize the first signs of developing Alzheimer’s disease or dementia in a loved one comes during the holiday season. Family members and friends who have not seen one another for months, or even a year, gather, and the signs of memory loss or behavioral change become obvious.
Family Support for Alzheimer's

Ruby’s Story

Alzheimer's Association supports families throughout their journey.

The DayBreak Center A Rare Jewel

DayBreak Center, an adult daytime care center for seniors who can’t be left alone, is a wonderful opportunity for families.  We provide a safe, caring, interactive environment for participants, while giving the family caregivers needed personal time.  The benefits to both are many.
Back Country Volunteer

The Last of Idaho’s Original Back-Country Volunteers

Roger Burnham has an amazing 42-year history of volunteering his time, knowledge, and energy with the Sheriff’s Department in such programs as Search and Rescue, the Dive Team, and Back Country Medical Rescue. The hours he has spent helping people in Idaho’s back country are astronomical, and all are performed without pay. By JACK McNEEL