Caring Sheets

The Dementia Care Series, Caring Sheets: Thoughts & Suggestions for Caring, are edited and produced by Eastern Michigan University Alzheimer's Education and Research Program for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. Click on any title to download that Caring Sheet in PDF format. Feel free to copy and share the Caring Sheets. Please include the credit and citation information.

Caring Sheet #1: The Healthy Brain and Cognition: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #2: Brain Changes and the Effects on Cognition: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #4: Moving Persons with Dementia? Suggestions for the Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
Caring Sheet #5: Moving Persons with Dementia? Suggestions for Family and Staff to Ease the Way: L. Struble & D. deLaski-Smith
Caring Sheet #6: Moving Persons with Dementia? Tips Regarding Behaviors to Ease the Way: L. Struble
Caring Sheet #7: The Bedroom: Suggestions for the Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
Caring Sheet #8: The Bathroom: Suggestions for the Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
Caring Sheet #9: Resources: The Physical Environment: D. deLaski-Smith
Caring Sheet #10: Communicating with Health Care Providers: A. Wittle & S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #11: Alzheimer’s Disease: A Summary of Information & Intervention Suggestions: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #12: Dementia with Lewy Bodies: A Summary of Information & Interventions: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #13: Frontotemporal Dementia: A Summary of Information & Interventions: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #14: Helping with Daily Tasks: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #17: Safety after Hip Surgery: Tips for Preventing Complications: B. Atchison
Caring Sheet #18: Transferring Persons with Dementia: D. Dirette
Caring Sheet #19: Intervention Suggestions for Frontal Lobe Impairment: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #21: Questions about a Person's Cognition: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #22: Questions about the Environment: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #23: Questions about Caregiving: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck
Caring Sheet #24: Questions about the Task & Daily Routines: An Assessment checklist: S. Weaverdyck