Helpful Websites, Articles, and Professional Organizations
As you seek to learn more about your or your loved one’s condition, we want to offer you these helpful resources on your journey to understanding. Educating yourself about the disease can help you as a caregiver be more patient, can help you cope with your emotions, and can help individuals with dementia come to terms with their diagnosis.
Recently diagnosed? Read this helpful article from the Alzheimer’s Association.
Please contact our community for more information and we can arrange a meeting with our Memory Care Director.
Our Recommended Resources
Here are some of our recommended websites to help you better understand the disease, the newest research, and ways to get involved.
Alzheimer’s Association - alz.org ↗
Leading Age - leadingage.org ↗
National Institute on Aging/National Institute of Health - nia.nih.gov ↗
Validation Technique Institute - vfvalidation.org ↗
Validation Certified for Better Dementia Care
Meridian Senior Living is an Authorized Validation Organization (AVO) through the Validation Training Institute. Our partnership gives our community and caregivers access to exclusive training, resources and information about Validation and ways to better communicate with our residents with dementia. To learn more about Validation, visit vfvalidation.org.