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Click on any circular icon at the top of this page to display only resources with that attribute. Click on the orange "All" icon to restore the full list of resources. Making the Long-Term Services and Supports System Work for People with Dementia and Their Caregivers Source: TAE
States serve a substantial number of people with dementia and their family caregivers in their Aging Networks and LTSS systems. Serving this population effectively involves accommodating the needs of a population that, in addition to memory loss, experiences a variety of physical, cognitive, and behavioral symptoms resulting from dementia, along with other medical conditions. In model dementia-capable systems, programs are tailored to the unique needs of people with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, and their caregivers. (PDF)
Caption: Making the Long-Term Services and Supports System Work for People with Dementia and Their Caregivers (PDF)
Caption: Dementia Capability Toolkit Associated Date: November 2011
Compendium of Evidence-Based Alzheimer’s Disease Interventions Volumes 1 and 2
Attached is evidence-based compendium and report on Alzheimer's Disease interventions It has several components and represents a major effort to summarize the literature in the field.
Associated Date: September 2010
Assistive Technology for People with Dementia and Their Caregivers at Home: What Might Help
The ADSSP National Resource Center prepared this report to provide an overview of assistive technology (AT) products that are designed for persons with dementia and their caregivers. The target audience is the general public, caregivers, home and community service providers, and public programs that provide long-term care services and supports.
Associated Date: September 16, 2010
Developing and Implementing Self-Direction Programs and Policies: A Handbook
Source: National Resource Center for Participant Directed Services
This Handbook was developed by the staff at the Cash and Counseling Program Office to provide state staff, policymakers, service providers, program participants, and other stakeholders with a single comprehensive source of information about self-direction programs and policies.
(External Link) Caption: National Program Office for Cash & Counseling
Associated Date: May 04, 2010