Facing the Challenges of Dementia
The purpose of this material is to:
- Provide PSA caseworkers with information about Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias,
- Help PSA caseworkers recognize signs and symptoms that might suggest that dementia is present,
- Offer strategies that can improve care for persons with dementia, reduce the possibility of abuse, and prolong the possibility of caring for persons with dementia in the home,
- Provide PSA caseworkers with information about available supportive services through the Alzheimer's service network.