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December 20, 2018
Holiday tips for families affected by Alzheimer's
December 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
June 30, 2018
Karen Meyer said as her mother Violet Magadanz's Alzheimer's started getting worse, she had to move to Preferred Senior Living where she could get more help. Pictured (from left) Magadanz, Tiffany Meyer (Karen's granddaughter) and Karen Meyer. Submitted photo
Sense of humor helped as mom battled Alzheimer's
June 30, 2018 - 9:00am
June 22, 2018
ADRC helps people with dementia find needed resources
June 22, 2018 - 11:09am
June 17, 2018
Michelle Meinen, social worker with the Pierce County ADRC, said help is available for those with dementia and their caregivers. Anyone who has questions can call the ADRC at 715-273-6782. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
You are not alone
June 17, 2018 - 7:28pm
June 10, 2018
What are Wisconsin Silver Alerts?
June 10, 2018 - 7:27pm
June 5, 2018
My dad had Alzheimer's and I watched him slowly forget things, eventually forgetting all he knew. Alzheimer's took him away from me. He still found comfort and joy with animals, so I took my cat Simba to the nursing home to visit and learned to try and enjoy the moments we had together.
Sara Tischauser column: It's not just forgetting a memory or two
June 5, 2018 - 8:48pm
March 14, 2018
Kristina Larson of Beldenville said they checked out the dog-themed caregiver kit and took it to her grandparents house for them to all enjoy some activities together. Pictured are George and Elva Boyd were able to enjoy the dog-themed caregiver kit with their great-grandchildren Rayna Larson (age 4) and Grady Larson (age 5). Submitted photo
Ellsworth Public Library offers option to help with Alzheimer's and dementia care
March 14, 2018 - 7:56pm