Thank you for Visiting The Adult Day of Dunwoody web page Attached are some additional references for those Caring for Loved Ones and Veterans.
From the Alzheimer’s Association:
- COVID-19, Alzheimer’s and Dementia: What You Need to Know
- 24/7 HelpLine (800-272-3900): https://www.alz.org/help-support/resources/helpline. The Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900) is available around the clock, 365 days a year. Through this free service, specialists and master’s-level clinicians offer confidential support and information to people living with the disease, caregivers, families and the public.
- https://www.alzconnected.org/ - ALZConnected, powered by the Alzheimer's Association®, is a free online community for everyone affected by Alzheimer's or another dementia
- www.alz.org/CRF: Community Resource Finder: The Community Resource Finder is a database of dementia and aging-related resources.
- www.alz.org/livewell: Live Well Online Resources: Living a quality life in the early stage of Alzheimer's is a choice. The online tools below can help empower you to take steps to live well for as long as possible, find the confidence to face challenges ahead, and ensure you have a voice in how you live your best life with dementia.
- Caregiving: www.alz.org/care and COVID-19 - Tips for Dementia Caregivers.
- www.alz.org/education: Education: The Alzheimer's Association provides free education sessions for those living with the disease and their caregivers.
From the Department of Veterans Affairs:
- VA Front Door Program: Dial 404-321-6111, Ext: 204014 for veterans
- Veterans Crisis Line is 1-800-273-8255.
- For Veterans or Non-Veterans in Crisis: Dial 800-950-NAMI
- For Veterans or Non-Veterans Dealing with Substance Use Issues: 800-662-HELP (SAMHSA)