You can find more of such guides in our
Brochures page. If you want printed copies of guides published by the Agency for Integrated Care,
Caregiver Basics 101: A resource guide for new caregivers, covering areas, such as:
- Am I a caregiver?
- Training available for caregivers
- Caregivers' well-bring
- Financial and legal matters to look into
- How to carry out home modifications?
- List of service providers providing caregiver training, respite care and caregiver support services
Read more. The guide is also available in
Activities of Daily Living: As a caregiver, you may find that some of your time each day will be devoted to assisting your loved one to maintain various aspects of daily living, including personal hygiene, eating, and getting around in a home or/and outdoor environment.
Body Mechanics: When caring for a frail elderly, the caregiver often needs to help the care recipient to move around. This guide provides an understanding of body mechanics and offers step-by-step guide on Positioning, Moving and Transferring the care recipient.
A Caregiver Guide To Avoid Burnout: Providing emotional support and physical care to someone who is ill can be a satisfying and rewarding journey. This guide provides practical information and self-care tips to help caregivers maintain their well-being.
Caregiving Handbook (AWWA): This handbook developed by AWWA Centre for Caregivers, will guide you on the strategies on how to take care of oneself as a caregiver, as well as more information and resources available to support you.
Dementia Toolkit – Activity Book: This toolkit is for care providers who are engaged in delivering cognitive stimulation activities for persons with dementia. Read more.
Living with Dementia - A Resource Kit for Caregivers: A guide with information, practical tips, activities and resources on dementia to help caregivers on their caregiving journey. Read more.
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