|Format:||Other Kits 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 41 Libraries 47 of 53 copies|
SummaryA collection of materials for providing support to caregivers of elderly adults, assembled by the Allegheny County Area Agency on Aging and consisting of books (including one book with a DVD), a DVD of the feature film Still Alice, starring Julianne Moore as a woman coping with early-onset Alzheimer's, and miscellaneous brochures and documents, all contained in a single backpack.
ContentsWelcome folder (Letter ; List of contents ; Caregiver's bill of rights ; 10 tips for family caregivers / National Family Caregivers Association ; miscellaneous caregiver support brochures)
American Red Cross family caregiving (book with DVD) (2007)
Still Alice / written for the screen and directed by Richard Glatzer & Wash Westmoreland (2015)
Who says men don't care? : a man's guide to balanced and guilt-free caregiving / by James V. Gambone, Ph.D and Rhonda W. Travland, M.S. (2011)
The emotional survival guide for caregivers : looking after yourself and your family while helping an aging parent / Barry J. Jacobs, PsyD. (2006)
Chicken soup for the soul--family caregivers : 101 stories of love, sacrifice, and bonding / Joan Lunden and Amy Newmark (2012)
The essential guide to caring for aging parents / by Dr. Linda Rhodes (2012)
Finding your way : a practical guide for family caregivers : 250 real life questions and commonsense answers / Dr. Linda Rhodes (2010)
Financial steps for caregivers : what you need to know about protecting your money and retirement / WISER, Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement (2014).