Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center

Caring for a Person with Alzheimer's Disease

Caring for a Person with Alzheimer's Disease

Your Easy-to-Use Guide from the National Institute on Aging

This comprehensive, 136-page handbook offers easy-to-understand information and advice for at-home caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease. It addresses all aspects of care, from bathing and eating to visiting the doctor and getting respite care.

Publication Date: May 2009
Last Updated: December 9, 2011