Eldercare: Tools for Families

On this page you will find a variety of tools to assist you with caring for an elderly parent or loved one. Below is a listing and descriptor of these tools. Please click on them to find one that is of interest to you.

Speak Up 
Speak Up is an interactive online workbook. This workbook uses five steps to help you reflect on and record your future health care wishes. The Speak Up website also has numerous resources on Advance Care Planning. 

Alzheimer’s Association – Videos for Kids and Teens
Here you will find a listing of the various videos that the Alzheimer’s Association has for Kids and Teens to help them understand more about Alzheimer’s and related Dementia. Check out these informative videos below or go to their website to find more useful videos.

No Thanks, We're Fine - Supporting Families Living with Dementia
The video No Thanks, We're Fine: Supporting Families Living with Dementia features caregivers of people with dementia sharing stories and supporting each other through the journey of dementia. Developed by Champlain Community Access Centre, the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County and the Champlain Dementia Network.