Publications & Newsletters


Current Newsletter - Winter 2017



Know Your Charity
How do you know which charities to donate to? Charitable giving, which in the old days used to be directed by word-of-mouth recommendations and donations to your local church, is now a much more challenging minefield.

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Family Caregiver Guides



The Family Caregiver Guide (FCG) is based on the curriculum for the 10-hour Family Caregiver Workshop offered at CaringKind. The four sections of the FCG correspond with the four sessions of the workshop: Understanding Dementia, Effective Communication, Behaviors Have Meaning, and Caring for the Caregiver.

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Palliative Care for People with Dementia Guidelines



In the absence of a medical cure or effective treatment, families and professional caregivers often feel helpless and hopeless. The principles behind our palliative care project offer help and the promise that we can make a residents’ life better, in some cases with the simple additions of a moment of pleasure; a smile, a hug, a needed nap, a taste of chocolate, or a favorite song.

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ADvancing Care



ADvancing Care is a newsletter for people who work in nursing homes and other residential care settings, and for the families and friends of those who live there..

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Archived Newsletters

Summer 2015

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Spring 2015

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Winter 2015

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Fall 2014

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Summer 2014

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Spring 2014

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