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In-Home Personal Care
What is in home personal care, and how does it differ from other services that are provided in the home?
Current Support Groups in West Michigan
View a list of support groups for people with dementia or dementia caregivers in the greater Grand rapids area, including host organization, meeting times, and contact information. You can view and print the service listing from your browser.
Adult Day Centers
Adult day centers offer activities, meals, and personal care for adults who suffer from a mental or physical impairment and require supervision or assistance with activities of daily living.
Steps to Take When Facing Memory Loss
A checklist of steps to take when you or a loved one is facing memory loss including educational resources.
What is hospice? An explanation of commonly asked questions as well as what the differences are between hospice and palliative care.
A description of what support groups are including the types and benefits. Also provides a list of organizations that offer or advertise support groups in West Michigan.
What is Dementia?
A summary of symptoms and types of dementia including treatable causes, and the difference between normal aging and dementia.
Getting a Dementia Diagnosis
Information regarding memory screening, memory specialists, and locations of memory clinics in the West Michigan area.
Informational Flyer About Rethinking Dementia Services
An overview of services that are listed on the Rethinking Dementia Resource Guide.
Residential Memory Care Facilities
What is residential memory care, when is it needed, how is it paid for, and how should you get started?
In Home Medical Care for Memory Loss and Dementia
What is in home medical care for memory loss, when is it needed, who is it for and how should you get started?
Dementia educational Opportunities in West Michigan
List of groups and organizations that regularly offer dementia education in West Michigan.