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Eldercare: Tools for Families

There are a variety of tools to assist you with caring for an elderly parent or loved one. Below you’ll find a listing of tools that may be of interest to you.

Speak Up

Speak Up is an interactive online workbook. This workbook uses five steps to help you reflect on and record your future health care wishes. The Speak Up website also has numerous resources on Advance Care Planning.

Alzheimer’s Association – Videos for Kids and Teens 

Here you will find a listing of the various videos that the Alzheimer’s Association has for Kids and Teens to help them understand more about Alzheimer’s and related Dementia. 

No Thanks, We're Fine - Supporting Families Living with Dementia

The video No Thanks, We're Fine: Supporting Families Living with Dementia features caregivers of people with dementia sharing stories and supporting each other through the journey of dementia. Developed by Champlain Community Access Centre, the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County and the Champlain Dementia Network.