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Caregiver Assistance Newsletter


The Caregiver Assistance News is a monthly newsletter that offers family caregivers information to help them do their job with confidence, pride and an increased level of competence. The newsletters are easy-to-read, offer support on vital topics, and include caregiver self-care tips.

2017

May 2017 - Drug and Alcohol Abuse - Senior Mental Health

April 2017 - Standard Precautions and the Zika Virus

March 2017 - Better Communication

February 2017 - Transferring Safely

January 2017 -  Alzheimer's Balancing Safety and Risk

2016

December 2016 - Wintertime Safety - Storms

November 2016 - Better Communication in Alzheimer's Care

October 2016 - Practicle Aids for Living

September 2016 - Drug and Alcohol Abuse

August 2016 - Fire Safety and Storm Emergencies

July 2016 - Extreme Hot Weather Safety

June 2016 - Elder Abuse and Self-Neglect

May 2016 - Depression, What You Eat Matters

April 2016 - Lifting Safely

March 2016 - Eating Right When Money's Tight

February 2016 - Alzheimers Disease, Pain and Emergencies

January 2016: Standard Precautions - Reduce the Risk of Common Infections

2015

December 2015: Battle of the Bath - Bathing and Pericare

November 2015: Elder Abuse - Financial, Physical & Emotional

October 2015: Fire Safety - Smoke Alarms, Your First Defense

September 2015: Fainting, Falls & High Blood Pressure

August 2015: Alzheimer's Disease Stages

July 2015: Heat Waves

June 2015: Natural Disasters - Stay At Home or Evacuate

May 2015: Back Care - Safety First, Don't Get Hurt

April 2015: Resolving Disputes - Communication When Providing Care

March 2015: Health Care for the Person with Alzheimer's Disease

February 2015: Universal Precautions - Don't Get or Pass Germs

January 2015: Why Am I So Cold? Hypothermia

2014

December 2014: Be Safe from Fire

November 2014: For Better Communication - Listen Carefully

October 2014: Infection Control - Better Safe Than Sorry

September 2014: Watch Out! Slips, Trips and Falls

August 2014: Make Alzheimer's Activities More Fun

July 2014: Emergencies - Take Protective Measures

June 2014: Elder Abuse/Neglect

May 2014: Mental Health/Depression

April 2014: Living with Incontinence

March 2014: Good Nutrition on a Budget

Used with permission from the Caregiver Asssitance News.