OWM Blog – Holiday Safety Tips for Caregivers of People with Alzheimer’s Disease

The holiday season can be overwhelming and stressful for those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease. With extra cords from holiday lights, and deviations from normal routines, having a safety checklist can be a helpful reminder of certain safe guards that can be taken to provide a safe environment for those with Alzheimer’s disease. The National Institute on Aging has posted a list of holiday safety tips for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease. Take a few moments from the hustle and bustle that the holidays often bring, and review the below checklist which can also be found at (https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/home-safety-checklist-alzheimers-disease):

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