Conference: Caring for a Person with Memory Loss

What: An annual educational conference organized by Prof. Joseph Gaugler of the University of Minnesota's School of Nursing and Center on Aging, featuring talks by experts and caregivers.

When: June 4.

Where: Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota.

Registration: Free, but pre-registration required.


Toll-free numbers

Senior LinkAge Line: A toll-free statewide information and assistance service operated by the Minnesota Board on Aging; 1-800-333-2433.

Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline: 1-800-272-3900.


Caregivers Resource Guides are available from both AARP Minnesota ( and the Minnesota Board on Aging (


Sites offering localized information about programs, services, support groups, online discussion boards and other resources for caregivers:

Alzheimer's Association:

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation:

Family Caregiver Alliance:

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota's Services for Older Adults:

Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging:

Minnesota Board on Aging:'s Long-Term Care Choices Navigator: