My Alzheimer's Resources

Websites & Blogs

The Alzheimer's Reading Room
The goal of the Alzheimer's Reading Room is to educate and empower Alzheimer's caregivers their families, and the entire Alzheimer's community.

Alzheimer's Support
Learning and sharing information to support loved ones with Alzheimer's and Dementia
Dementia Journeys
A lovely website full of good, useful information, including reviews of products, personal stories and dementia news.
In Care of Dad
Resources and support for those caring for loved ones

Kari Berit. Changing the paradigm of aging and caregiving
Radio host, speaker, caregiver expert and author Kari Berit  provides tons of information and support for caregivers.
Watching the Lights Go Out
Dr. David Hilfiker's Memoir of an Uncertain Mind
About.com Alzheimer's/Dementia with Esther Hereema, MSW
Esther Heerema, MSW, a licensed social worker, has worked with hundreds of individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and is passionate about advocating for, and working with, those with Alzheimer's and their loved ones.

Books

Alzheimer'sDaughter, Jean Lee
Somebody Stole My Iron: A Family Memoir of Dementia, Vicki Tapia
What Flowers Remember, Shannon Wiersbitzky
On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer's, Greg O'BrienThe House on Beartown Road, Elizabeth Cohen
Iris, John Bayley
The Notebook, Nicholas Sparks
The Almost Moon, Alice Sebold
The 36 Hour Day, by Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins 
Untethered: A Caregiver's Tale, Phyllis Peters
Released to the Angels: Discovering the Hidden Gifts of Alzheimer's, Marilynn Garzionne
Saving Grace, Barbara Delinsky
Losing My Mind: An Intimate Look at Life With Alzheimer's, by Thomas DiBaggio
My Mom My Hero, Lisa Hirsch

Movies

The Notebook
Iris
The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's


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