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Care Consultation
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Caregivers for Alzheimer’s
and Dementia face
special challenges.



You are not alone.


The Connections Care Consultation Program provides individualized guidance for families to address immediate needs, plan for the future, and provide ongoing support throughout the course of the disease.


How Care Connections can help:

  • Enhance communications between the person with memory loss, family/caregivers, and medical professionals

  • Provide strategies for coping

  • Education to help understand Alzheimer’s dementia behaviors

  • Planning for the future and making long-term care plans

  • Strategies to maintain family and social relationships

  • Support for caregivers balancing many roles and changes

What Care Connections provide:

  • Personalized visits in your home, our office, or a public meeting space in King or Snohomish County

  • Phone consultations anywhere in Western and Central Washington

  • Assessment of individual and family care needs

  • Safety and environment feedback

  • Coordination of services

  • Community resource referral and information

  • Ongoing education and support

Care Connections is a grant-supported program in King and Snohomish counties. King County Care Connections are funded by the City of Seattle Human Services Department and the local Area Agency on Aging for Seattle-King County, co-sponsored by the City of Seattle Human Services Department, United Way of King County, and King County. Snohomish County Care Connections are funded by the Snohomish County Family Caregiver Support Program. Community members throughout Washington and Northern Idaho may receive telephone-based care consultations from Masters-level clinicians on our Helpline at 800.272.3900.

The Connections program is confidential and offered at no cost. Donations accepted.



                         800.272.3900 | HelpineWA@alz.org


 

Alzheimer's Association

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