SARA knows that each person with Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia will experience its symptoms and progression differently. Therefore, caregiving techniques need to be individual as well.
SARA’s team of healthcare experts meet with the patient and their family to create an individualized care plan to manage Alzheimer’s or Dementia care in the home. SARA aides look to provide a safe environment, reduce frustration and provide flexibility with compassion and empathy.
The New York Times recently wrote an article about people who live with Alzheimer’s Disease and recorded the words of real people affected by it. These people have a lot to say and it is very poignant and well worth the time it takes to listen to all the segments.
In 2016, the world lost one of its great entertainers, Gene Wilder, to Alzheimer’s disease. As Willy Wonka in “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,” Wilder continues to inspire all of us to believe that anything is possible with the power of imagination — including a world without Alzheimer’s. In honor of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, the Alzheimer’s Association has unveiled the Pure Imagination Project, a campaign encouraging people to learn more about the disease and join the fight against it.
Watch and Share their video about the fight to cure Alzheimer’s.