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Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support for Family Caregivers

By Susan Chiang

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support for Family Caregivers

The number of people in the United States living at home with dementia is staggering. Family members provide care for an average of 24.4 hours per week. This unpaid care is on top of other responsibilities.

Caring for a loved one with dementia cannot be handled alone. Strategies for your success includes coordinating a care plan, tapping into services that support family caregivers and ensuring that financial and legal planning are in place early. For more information on strategies for success and services read: Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support for Family Caregivers.