A common misconception about dementia is that it is one specific disease. Dementia is more accurately defined as a group of symptoms that affects brain functions such as reasoning, memory and the ability to socialize successfully or even perform daily functions. Alzheimer’s is probably the most common form of what’s called progressive dementia. While memory […]
Welcome to Yolo Hospice’s Caregiver’s Blog. We’re happy you’re visiting. We created this site for all the incredible human beings who are caring for someone facing a serious illness. Our goal is to give you a place you can turn to find information, resources, advice and support as you experience one of the most rewarding and challenging journeys of your life.
We’d like you to consider what hospice can bring to your loved one as well as to you as their caregiver. We believe that quality of life is about making the most of each day. So we focus on giving our patients the important option of how to live with advancing illness in their own way. As a caregiver, we also focus on you, helping you have the support, tools, knowledge and resources you need to fulfill this important role you’ve embarked upon.
Our Caregiver’s Blog will share insights and experiences from those who have been in your shoes. And provide you with information on options and choices in end-of-life care. Our main message to you, whether you’re caring for someone with advanced illness or are facing a serious illness yourself, is that you are not alone.
We’re here to bring comfort, choices, options and support.