Caring for a Person with Dementia Back »

The number of adults with dementia is projected to increase by 25% over the next decade. Providing care to a person with dementia can be very challenging. SDSU Extension created this page to help caregivers. Our goal is to make tools available to caregivers so they can spend less time worrying about caregiving and more time with their loved one.

Organizations & Associations

Several organizations are devoted to developing resources for the caregivers of people with dementia including:

Caregiver Resources

Caring for people with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease overview:

Stages of Alzheimer’s

The stages of caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease:

Personality & Behavior

Personality and behaviors associated with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease:

Managing Behavior

Strategies for managing behaviors associated with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease:

Additional Resources

Alzheimer’s Association Helpline

The Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 helpline provides round-the-clock Alzheimer’s disease information and support: 800.272.3900


If you would like more information about dementia, please view our article about dementia.

Disclaimer: The preceding is presented for informational purposes only. SDSU Extension does not endorse the services, methods or products described herein, and makes no representations or warranties of any kind regarding them.

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