Sites to Educate
Inspired Dementia Care Facebook Page for Care Partners
Join Inspired Dementia Care Facebook page to meet others experiencing similar situations as you. Share highs and lows, share advice, provide encouragement. You are not in this alone!
The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. They are a tremendous resource of research, training videos and support including a 24/7 phone help line 1-800-272-3900
This Dementia Life
This Dementia Life is a heartwarming podcast program about living life with dementia. Hear from inspiring people living with dementia and from those who care about them. The program is hosted by Chuck McClatchey, who is living with Alzheimer’s and is produced by Mike Belleville, who is living Lewy Body dementia.
Positive Approach to Care
Positive Approach® to Care (PAC) provides a wide variety of services to enhance awareness and increase dementia care skills, including PAC Speakers, Trainers, Teepa Talks, and Certifications. Teepa Snow is the founder. It is her mission to change the culture of dementia support and care.
Dementia Care Partner Talk Show Podcast
This is the Dementia Care Partner Talk Show, a podcast to help you navigate the senior care maze. Learn and laugh with us as we discuss creative solutions and ideas to common and uncommon dementia care challenges, and how to make sense of the senior care industry and options when you're not a professional.
Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Clinic for Brain Health (Las Vegas, NV)
Cleveland Clinic first began offering services in Las Vegas at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, which welcomed its first patients in July 2009. The Center currently treats patients for a variety of neurological disorders, including Alzheimer's, Huntington's and Parkinson's diseases, multiple sclerosis, and memory disorders of all kinds.
Dementia Friendly (Nevada)
The Dementia Friendly Nevada initiative aims to cultivate and strengthen communities in becoming more respectful, educated, supportive and inclusive of people living with dementia and their care partners. Action toward this vision is mobilized through a collaborative, multi-sector approach to community-driven change using the Dementia Friendly America process. A second aim of Dementia Friendly Nevada is to promote and expand the reach of the Nevada Dementia Supports Toolbox, a collection of evidence-based programs and other services that are currently available within the state to educate and support people living with dementia and their care partners.
The UCLA Alzheimer's and Dementia Care program is designed to help patients and their families with the complex medical, behavioral and social needs of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Their site includes a collection of helpful videos to teach skills in helping those living with these disorders.
Terra Nova Films
Terra Nova Films creates, produces, distributes, and presents films and videos on aging and elderhood. When the company started in 1981, it was dealing with mainly one film; now it handles more than 300, with a client base of more than 10,000, ranging from colleges and universities to community groups and senior centers. And now, as the aging population in many countries is rapidly expanding, Terra Nova continues to be a leader in the use of visual storytelling to help people understand, value, and traverse the human experience of elderhood.