Resources

Along with providing excellent care for your loved ones, Irvine Cottages assists our residents’ families in many other ways, too.  Please browse through the listings below to locate information that may prove helpful to your family regarding Alzheimer’s disease, dementia care and memory care.

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?

If you are having difficulty viewing this video, please click here to watch the video on Alzheimer’s disease on YouTube.

“Being an Advocate for Your Loved Ones”

Dr. Jacqueline Dupont gave a speech for Catholics at Work OC in February 2014 about ways we can be better advocates and provide compassionate care for our loved ones.

If you are having difficulty viewing this video, please click here to watch it on YouTube.

“How I’m Preparing to Get Alzheimer’s”

Alanna Shaikh, a global health expert and TED Fellow, talks about her father who has Alzheimer’s disease and three concrete steps she’s taking to prepare for the moment, should it arrive, when she gets Alzheimer’s. It’s not quite what you’d expect.

If you are having difficulty viewing this video, please click here to watch the video on on TED.

Other Resources