Should you ask the family members of an Alzheimer’s affected person what they want most from a corporation, they are going to doubtless say schooling and assist.
The ADRC affords all kinds of providers from caregiver assist to referrals. (PHOTOS COURTESY OF PEDRO CASTELLANO)To seek out a corporation that understands what they’re going by way of is to really feel like they aren’t preventing the battle alone.
For greater than 35 years, the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Useful resource Middle in Winter Park has been that supply of energy for hundreds of our neighbors, household and associates.
ADRC focuses on the caregivers and serves solely Central Florida. The group, led by Govt Director Kerrin Kuhn, empowers caregivers and helps them deal with the challenges of life with a dementia affected person.
The nonprofit affords peer-support teams, care-coaching classes, instructional applications and wellness occasions. Most providers are freed from cost.
For households who need to contribute to analysis that seeks a treatment for dementia, the ADRC gives the pathway to donate their cherished one’s mind to the Florida Mind Financial institution.
It’s a comforting method, the ADRC says, for shoppers to know that their cherished one has made a major contribution within the combat in opposition to Alzheimer’s illness.
To be taught extra, donate to or search help, go to adrccares.org