“Needing a Little Something More”: Respite Care and Alzheimer's
Dana Olivia Dunn Territo [+]
Advocate for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease
It takes strength of character for caregivers to realize that they alone cannot handle the day-to-day responsibilities of taking care of someone with Alzheimer’s or other dementias. Respite care is a viable and supportive option for caregivers to explore in meeting the needs of their loved ones while providing a much needed break for themselves.