Links

DISEASES. Definition, Treatment, Support

Dementia
Mayo Clinic. Dementia
Mayo Clinic. Palliative Care
Alzheimer’s Disease #1 cause of dementia
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
AFA Donate
Alzheimer’s Reading Room
Alzheimer’s Organization
     Support
Lewy Body Disease #2 cause of dementia
Lewy Body Dementia Association
LBDA Donate
     Support
     Learning. Videos

Motor Neuron Diseases
NHS National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
ALS Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
MS Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinsons
     Parkinsons Disease Foundation
     Donations
     Support

Cardio-vascular (stroke, heart attack)
Quick action can save a life! Call 911 if experiencing these symptoms.
Definition. American Heart Association
Heart Attack. NIH. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Stroke. National Stroke Association  (5th leading cause of death in US)

Cancer
ACS American Cancer Society
NIH National Cancer Institute
CancerCare.org Counseling, support, education, financial assistance

Caregiver Programs, Support

RCI. Rosalynn Carter Institute of Caregiving
     REACH Program
     Education and Training (for caregivers)

DCPA Dementia Care Professionals of America
Education and Professional Training

AAA Area Agency on Aging
AgingCare.com
Caregiving support
find a location
 A4A National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
   AAA in Montrose, Colorado (serving 6 counties)

ADRC Aging and Disability Resource Centers
FCA Family Caregiver Alliance. ADRC Description & Definition
Classes & Workshops
Region 10, Montrose, Colorado
Options Counseling, Older Adult Programs & Services, Advocacy

Caregiver Support online resources
AARP
AgingCare.com
Caregiving.org. Support Groups
FCA Family Caregiver Alliance. National Center on Cargiving
VA Veterans Administration

Google is your friend!  Google caregiving support for more help
or Google any specific disease for more information.

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