Hillendale Home Care is licensed by the State of California to provide Certified Nursing training courses for Contra Costa and Alameda Counties.

Caring for Seniors Throughout All Stages of Alzheimer’s

Providing care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease can feel like trying to solve a constantly changing puzzle. Once you find the solution to one piece, you discover that the image has suddenly changed, and you have to rethink things all over again. Trying to figure out the puzzle of Alzheimer’s care requires continuous education in […]

Alzheimer’s Caregivers: Appropriate Responses to Inappropriate Behavior

Alzheimer’s is a complex disease that often presents complex issues for Alzheimer’s caregivers. As the disease progresses, people with Alzheimer’s increasingly tend to communicate through behavior instead of speech, and oftentimes these behaviors can be of an inappropriate nature. For example, people with more advanced Alzheimer’s disease may exhibit the following: Aggression and agitation Inappropriate […]

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