Caregiving for People with Dementia – Idaho Commission on Aging

This project focuses on enhancing the quality of life for persons with dementia and their caregivers. The project strengthens dementia capability for service providers, public, family caregivers, and education programs.

Minnesota Northstar Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program

Dementia resources for persons working with people with dementia and their families.

Dementia Management Quality Measurement Set Update

Report for Healthcare Professionals working with people with dementia and their caregivers.

Alzheimer’s Virtual Support Group: Lewiston

Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups, are conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

Develop a support system
Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions
Talk through issues and ways of coping
Share feelings, needs and concerns
Learn about community resources

Join from home via telephone or video conferencing. Contact Support Group Facilitator Mona Jack at 208-798-4197 for the access link.

Meeting held 2nd Wednesday of every month. Contact Mona Jack for more information at 208-798-4197.

Alzheimer’s Support Group: Post Falls

Contact Michelle for more information: 208-666-2996 or mllarson@alz.org

Locations:
  • Post Falls, Idaho

Caregivers and Coffee:Pullman

The group meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month from 2:00m to 4:00 pm at Regency Senior Living Community in Pullman. Please contact Cherie Villeneuve at (509) 332-0365 or cvilleneuve@ruralresources.org for more information.

Locations:
  • 2nd floor Library, 1285 SW Center Pullman, WA 99163

Alzheimer’s Support Group: Moscow

Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

Develop a support system
Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions
Talk through issues and ways of coping
Share feelings, needs and concerns
Learn about community resources

Held the second Monday of every month. 11:00am – 12:00pm

Locations:
  • Fireside Room, Trinity Baptist Church 711 Fairview Dr Moscow ID, 83843

On Site for Seniors

OSFS Is a non-profit 501(C) 3, faith-based community service organization. OSFS offers the following services: Adult Day Centers: one in Coeur d’Alene and one in Sandpoint Caregiver Support groups on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month in CDA (and the Adult Day Center is OPEN during the CG Support group so caregivers can drop off their loved one at the Day Center while they go to the support group). Caregiver education: Powerful Tools for Caregiver classes starting later this summer In the coming months, OSFS is expanding their caregiver education with plans to offer additional Support Group hours, a “Caregiver College-like” educational series, and will be launching a robust ‘Brain Healthy Lifestyle’ curriculum for seniors interested in promoting brain health.

Locations:
  • 296 West Sunset Avenue Suite 14, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815-8367, USA

AFTD – The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

The goal of AFTD is to advance treatment research and better the lives of FTD sufferers. Frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD), frontotemporal dementia, and Pick’s disease are additional terms widely used to describe FTD. It stands for a range of neurological conditions brought on by the frontal and/or temporal lobes of the brain deteriorating.

Locations:
  • 2700 Horizon Drive Suite 120, King of Prussia, PA 19406-2726, USA

Senior Connection

On the first Thursday of every month from 11 am – 12:30. This group is facilitated by Hospice & Palliative Care of the Wood River Valley. Additionally, the Senior Connection’s Memory Care Program, Connection Club, is every T/TR from 11 am – 3pm. This program offers enriching activities and engagement for those living with Alzheimer’s and other related dementia’s as well as respite for their caregivers.

Locations:
  • 721 3rd Avenue South, Hailey, ID 83333-8652, USA