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For families living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, the holidays can be bittersweet and challenging. Festivities can agitate or confuse individuals with the disease. Care partners can be overwhelmed by trying to maintain holiday traditions while providing care. Gatherings can become stressful and uncomfortable. However, with planning, adjusted expectations, and tips from the Alzheimer’s Association, seasonal celebrations can still be happy and meaningful.

Click here to view our Holiday Tips Packet

The Alzheimer’s Association is offering a virtual education program to help families better navigate and enjoy the holiday season.

Watch our on-demand virtual class:

Topics covered will include:
  • Modifying holiday celebrations
  • Making new holiday traditions
  • Supporting the caregiver
  • Communication tips
  • How to respond to new behaviors
  • Considerations for Covid