Managing Alzheimer's and Memory Loss

Category: Information & Resources

Dealing with memory loss is tough on everyone involved. These resources can help with information and support. See also: Community and Health Resources

A Home Safety Checklist for Alzheimer's Disease

Use the following room-by-room checklist to alert you to potential hazards and to record any changes you need to make to help keep a person with Alzheimer’s disease safe

English (PDF)
Spanish (PDF)

Alzheimer's Association

Offers a 24-hour helpline for support, information and referrals to those affected by Alzheimer’s Disease.
National Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Caregiver Resource Centers

Available in all counties of California, provide education, counseling, support groups, legal and financial assistance.

The 36 Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease, Related Dementing Illnesses and Memory Loss in Later Life

By Nancy Mace and Peter Rabins, MD 1999 Edition

The Johns Hopkins University Press, Hampden Station, Baltimore, MD 21211, (800) 537-5487