Caregiver Resources

Definition of types of dementia. Paying for adult daycare. Responding to dementia related behaviors

Common Types of Dementia

Alzheimer's  - slow memory loss, difficulty forming new memories, lose ability to perform daily tasks

Lewy Body - periods of confusion, hallucinations, sleeping difficulties

Vascular  Dementia  - generally caused by strokes, difficulty walking, disorientation

Fronto Temporal Lobe - early onset (45-65)  - poor personal hygiene, tactless

Other Types of Dementia are outlined on the Alzheimer's Association's Website.

Local Resources

United Way of Northern NJ Hosts:  

Monthly Meetings

Education Events

Respite & Support Events

Caregivers Toolbox


Alzheimer's Association of New Jersey   https://www.alz.org/nj/helping_you/support 

Training Videos

YouTube Videos

Check out Teepa Snow's YouTube Channel for help on learning how to interact with your loved one.


Alzheimer's Association's Online Courses 

 Over 14 training sessions made for caregivers. 

Online Discussion Groups

Aging Care:  https://www.agingcare.com/caregiver-forum 

The Alzheimer's Association: https://www.alzconnected.org/ 

Family Caregiver Alliance:  https://www.caregiver.org/caregiver-connect 

Facebook Groups: Such as the Dementia/Alzheimer's Family Caregiver Support

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