Alzheimer's Disease

Workshop offered for Alzheimer's, dementia caregivers

In 2015, nearly 16 million people provided more than 18 billion hours of unpaid care to loved ones living with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia, according to the Alzheimer's Association.

These numbers will only continue to increase.

The Alzheimer's Association predicts the number of people, ages 65 and older, diagnosed with Alzheimer's could grow from 5.2 million in 2016 to more than 13 million by 2050.

Becoming a caregiver is an overwhelming role, to say the least, but resources exist.

Home Instead Senior Care will offer a Family Education Workshop for caregivers of those living Alzheimer's and other dementias. The workshop, offered once a year, will...