The Caregivers Voice



Knowledge, support, and humor for caregivers for people with dementia.


Recent Articles from The Caregiver's Voice

Step-by-step Caregiver Sees the Light and Finds Meaning | AVADIAN photo
Various and diverse paths lead to caregiving. We have our own reasons for stepping up to the role of caregiver and each of our experiences is unique. Yet, our struggles and joys ar[...]


Caregiver TIPS

Carole Mulliken photo by Tom Eignsher
I am very reluctant to “come out” as a person with dementia. The stigma is great. Once people label us as people with dementia, we suddenly move from being productive members of so[...]

Inspiration for Caregivers

Step-by-step Caregiver Sees the Light and Finds Meaning | AVADIAN photo
Various and diverse paths lead to caregiving. We have our own reasons for stepping up to the role of caregiver and each of our experiences is unique. Yet, our struggles and joys ar[...]

The Caregiver's Voice VIDEO Channel

Becky Barletta and her husband Luca on their wedding day
Caitlin Keating reports for People Magazine that these two newlyweds in the UK must now find a way to live dementia. Former globe trotter, Becky Barletta, who lived an active life now needs ’round the clock care.  While her husband works, Becky needs caregivers to help look after her at her pa[...]


Caregiver Humor

Martin Avadian - lookin' atcha
While caring for a loved one with dementia, there are painful moments, which make us wonder if we can go on. For some, within that pain, lies an opportunity for laughter. This is h[...]

The Caregiver's Voice REVIEW

And Then I Looked Up Dementia - Women Speak Out
Triple Jeopardy – Women with Dementia In this new video, And Then I Looked Up Dementia – Women Speak Out, the Global Alzheimer’s Dementia Action Alliance offers a[...]

VOICES with Dementia

John Sandblom | VOICE with Dementia
Life-long Iowa-based John Sandblom, co-founded Dementia Alliance International (DAI) to support, educate, and advocate for people living with dementia worldwide. What many people d[...]

Avadian's Musings

Martin and Arpy Avadian - web
Immigrant Parents’ Money Management Lessons My parents immigrated to America for a better life. My father arrived with his mother through Ellis Island in 1920. My mother arri[...]

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