ADvancing Care

ADvancing Care is a newsletter for people who work in nursing homes and other residential care settings, and for the families and friends of those who live there. Anyone who is interested in receiving this free newsletter via email, please click here []. March 2021 Pain and People with Dementia: Cultural Competence and Health Disparities An African American Perspective As we know, people with dementia often receive poor pain management, particularly in t [...]

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Publications & Newsletters

Current Newsletter: Issue One 2023 You Funded Our Support Group Program What resonates for me most, as a Support Group Leader, is the interaction between the members of the group. I find it fascinating. They play off each other and it’s like watching a ball bounce around the room. It’s emotional and joyful. And it’s engrossing to watch the group’s involvement with one another. Read Online   Download Sleep Manual A Virtual Manual for Nine Ways to Better Sleep If you are [...]

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Palliative Care

Palliative Care for People with Dementia Guidelines We are making a meaningful contribution to the improvement of residential care for persons with dementia. In the future we will continue to imbed the principles of palliative care in our work supporting persons with the disease, their family members and professional caregivers. Download PDF [] ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- [...]

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