Timely Tips for Caregivers
Sign up for A Matter of Balance
This nationally-recognized program helps seniors reduce the fear of falling while increasing their activity levels. The workshop series is available at locations throughout Middle Tennessee. For more information, visit their website or call (615) 255-1010 or (877) 973-6467.
Alzheimer’s Study Seeks Patients
Clinical Research Associates is conducting two clinical trials for Alzheimer medications in the Nashville area. Participants must be between the ages of 55 and 85, have been diagnosed with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s and have no history of stroke. The study lasts a total of 78 weeks. To participate, call (615) 329-2222 or visit their website.
Did You Know?
If you are a Life Care Planning client, caregiver advocacy support is included in your service agreement. If you’re not utilizing this service, call your Elder Care Coordinator at (615) 824-2571 to get started.
Dealing with Irrational Fears
It’s common for older adults to develop persisting fears, worries and complaints that strike family members as paranoid, absurd or ridiculous. Learn strategies to deal with this challenging situation and download helpful resources here.~