My Demented Mom

5 million Americans suffer from Dementia. My mom is one of them. A site for young adult caregivers struggling and coping with "the long goodbye."

The Alzheimer’s Association has a 24/7 helpline. if you’re feeling overwhelmed, call them: 1.800.272.3900

The AFTD can answer your questions and provide information about frontotemporal degeneration at 866-507-7222 or info@theaftd.orgPlease note: this is not a 24 hour line, so please leave a message and an experienced staff member will respond as soon as possible.

In the case of elder abuse, call 911 or the local police for immediate help, or contact the Eldercare Locator on weekdays for state specific information at 1-800-677-1116.

Other links you might find useful:

Community Resource Finder (i.e. hospice, assisted living, skilled nursing, adult daycare)

Find your local Alzheimer’s Association chapter

ALZ Connect

Support Groups in your area

Free E-Learning workshops

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