What It's Like to Care for Someone With Dementia — AARP
Irene Nuñez is devoted to caring for her great-aunt Nina, who has advanced Alzheimer’s disease. Irene puts a lot of pressure on herself to give Nina the best care possible — a feeling that can lead to caregiver burnout.
Family Caregiving Series: Preparing Your Home for Safe Mobility - AARP
Simple tips to enhance safety in your home for those with mobility challenges.
SafeWander: Wearable sensor detects wandering, prevents falls - AARP
Peace of mind for caregivers now comes in the form of a wearable sensor called SafeWander. 17-year-old Kenneth Shinozuka invented the device, which sends an alert to a caregiver’s smartphone whenever the person wearing it gets out of bed.
Cada paso del camino (Every Step of the Way) — AARP
Emotive chronicle of the day-to-day experiences of Latino family caregivers, as they share the challenges, hardships and solutions that come with caring for loved ones who can no longer look after themselves.
Chef Yan Cooks with Caregivers: Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps (Family Caregiving Fair ) - AARP
Master Chef Martin Yan of Yan Can Cook shows busy family caregivers how to prepare this delicious and healthy dish - Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps. Family caregivers can easily and quickly make this dish at home for themselves and their loved ones.
A Day in the Life of a Caregiver - AARP
November is National Family Caregivers Month. In the United States, about 40 million people provide unpaid care to an ill or disabled adult. One-quarter of those caregivers have been in their roles for five years or longer.
Guided Breathing: Five Minute Relaxation - AARP
Relax your body and calm your mind so you feel refreshed, focused, and at peace.
The Face of Dementia: Living With Hope — AARP
Firsthand accounts of the early stages of dementia — the signs, diagnosis and progression of this debilitating condition. Mike, Laurie and Brian share their inspiring stories and show us how we can maintain hope. #DisruptDementia
Family Caregiving Series: Moving from a Walker to Shower or Bed - AARP
Important steps to follow to get into the shower or a bed from a walker.
Ken Takeya Balances Caregiving and Education - AARP
From his home in Kailua, Hawaii, Ken Takeya, 71, cares for his wife of 48 years who is living with dementia
Regina Belle on Caring for Her Brother - AARP
Award-winning vocalist Regina Belle shares her experience providing care to her brother, who suffered a stroke.
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