News Item – It takes a community to care for dementia caregivers

January is Alzheimer Awareness Month, which is a good time to take inventory of the state of Alzheimer’s care in our communities.

It is also a formal opportunity to focus on caring for the caregivers — the people who look after those with dementia and the advocates for those who cannot do so for themselves.

A concerted effort is needed to address the mental, physical and emotional well-being of caregivers, so they in turn can effectively provide care.

Full article at: Toronto Star