From forgotten medication to forgotten faces, memory loss can be incredibly painful for the family members of the sufferer.
Find the peace and strength you need to help and serve your loved one with the practical advice and biblical wisdom packed into the 20-page Help a Friend: Memory Loss pamphlet by Joni Eareckson Tada.
This pamphlet on Memory Loss will help you
- Spot the signs of early onset memory loss
- Turn your frustration into understanding by knowing the 3 stages of Alzheimer’s
- Stay informed and prepared with practical tips and solutions for care
- Make the most of your time spent with your loved one with helpful do’s and don’ts
- and more…
Our most valued relationships are built off fond memories, but when these memories start to fade, it’s important to have support from others. Your help and encouragement can make a difference! Get equipped with biblical wisdom and practical, time-tested advice from Joni Eareckson Tada and gain the confidence to be there for your loved one when they begin experiencing memory loss, Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s disease, or any other form of dementia.
Perfect for personal use, small groups, ministry gifts, church giveaways and more. 20 panels, 3.85″ x 8.5″, unfolds to 38.5 inches long. Easily fits in a standard legal envelope.
3 Features of the Help a Friend: Memory Loss Pamphlet by Joni Eareckson Tada
Whether it’s a gradual progression or overnight change, memory loss can take some by surprise or slowly wear a person down. When you’re caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s disease, or some other form of dementia, it’s important to know what to expect and how to provide the physical, emotional, and spiritual care and support that they need. This is where the Help a Friend: Memory Loss pamphlet comes in: gain the strength and confidence you need from practical advice, biblical solutions, and relatable encouragement to care for your loved one.
1. Simple Overview, Explanations, and the Stages of Alzheimer’s
From life-threatening symptoms like pneumonia and infections to those that are simply frustrating like forgetfulness and bladder and bowel issues, knowing what to expect from Alzheimer’s can make a world of difference for a caretaker. Easily get a concise overview of
- The 3 Stages of Alzheimer’s and what to expect
- Statistics and information on Alzheimer’s disease
- Examples of early onset Alzheimer’s that you can look for
- and more…
2. Practical Tips for Caring for or Living with Someone with Memory Loss
Caring for someone with memory loss is a constantly changing challenge that can easily overwhelm someone who isn’t equipped with the proper tools or knowledge. Enjoy having biblical wisdom and practical advice at your fingertips with the Help a Friend: Memory Loss pamphlet. Includes
- Actions/words that help and and what NOT to do or say
- Resource lists with recommendations for all ages
- Practical tips for minister to those with memory loss
- and more…
3. Biblical Wisdom and Relatable Examples of Memory Loss
There are about 15 million unpaid caregivers in the U.S. caring for someone with a type of memory loss most are family members selflessly giving out of love. Enjoy being encouraged and strengthened by stories and testimonies from experienced caretakers. The Help a Friend: Memory Loss pamphlet also includes biblical wisdom and Scriptures to give you the courage and hope to press forward.
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Joni Eareckson Tada, the Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends International Disability Center, is an international advocate for people with disabilities. A diving accident in 1967 left Joni Eareckson, then 17, a quadriplegic in a wheelchair. After two years of rehabilitation, she emerged with new skills and a fresh determination to help others in similar situations. She founded Joni and Friends in 1979 to provide Christ-centered ministry to special-needs families, as well as training for churches. Joni and Friends serves thousands of special-needs families through Family Retreats, and has delivered over 170,000 wheelchairs and Bibles to needy individuals with disabilities in developing nations. Joni survived stage III breast cancer in 2010, yet keeps a very active schedule. Her newest book, A Spectacle of Glory, won best devotional book in the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association’s 2017 Christian Book Awards – it contains fresh biblical insights from her battle with chronic pain. Joni is General Editor of Tyndale’s Beyond Suffering Bible, a special edition published for those who suffer chronic conditions, and their caregivers. She and her husband Ken were married in 1982 and reside in Calabasas, California. You can learn more about Joni’s ministry at www.joniandfriends.org or can write her at [email protected].
- Pamphlet: 20 pages
- Publisher: Rose Publishing (September 29, 2016)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1628624779
- ISBN-13: 978-1628624779
- Product Dimensions: 3.7 x 0.2 x 8.3 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.6 ounces
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