Caregiver Resources

Common Types of Dementia
  • Alzheimer's - slow memory loss, difficulty forming new memories, lose ability to perform daily tasks
  • Lewy Body - periods of confusion, hallucinations, sleeping difficulties
  • Vascular Dementia - generally caused by strokes, difficulty walking, disorientation
  • Fronto Temporal Lobe - early onset (45-65) - poor personal hygiene, tactless
Other Types of Dementia are outlined on the Alzheimer's Association's Website.
Local Resources
United Way of Northern NJ Hosts:
Union County Division of Aging
YouTube Videos
Check out Teepa Snow's YouTube Channel tips on how to interact with your loved one.
Online Resources & Discussion Groups