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Caring for the Caregiver

If You Have Dementia
Source: Alzheimer's AssociationIf You Have Dementia

 Early-Stage Alzheimer's: If You Have Alzheimer's Disease, What You Should Know, What You Should Do (16 pages)   
Coping strategies and tips for living with Alzheimer's. 

 Early-Onset Alzheimer's: I'm Too Young to Have Alzheimer's Disease (12 pages) 
Addresses unique challenges for diagnosed individuals who are younger than 65. 

Partnering With Your Doctor: A Guide for Persons with Memory Problems and Their Caregivers

(20 pages)




Find a Support Group in Your Area!
Click on your County, or follow the links below:

Maine Support Groups York County York County Cumberland County Oxford County Aroostook County Sagadohoc County Androscoggin County Lincoln County Knox County Franklin County Kennbec County Waldo County Washington County Hancock County Somerset County Piscataquis County Penobscot County 

Printable list: Download here

For more information contact the Maine Alzheimer's Association




Alzheimer's Disease Resources
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease
Information for Caregivers
If You Have Dementia
Quality Care
Safety Issues and Tips
Financial and Legal Topics for Caregivers
Find a Support Group
Frequently Asked Questions
Contact Information

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Support for Caring for the Caregiver
is provided by:

 Hospice of Southern Maine

VNA Home Health and Hospice 

Home Instead Senior Care





Support for Caring for the Caregiver is provided by:


Hospice of Southern MaineMercy VNA Home Health & Hospice Home Instead Senior Care

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