Shared Resource Tools

Shared Resource Tools include books, websites, and other tools that members of RSVL A/D have found helpful and want to share. RSVL A/D does not endorse any of these sites or products, or have any monetary connections with the sites. If you have suggestions, please email them to:


  • Caregiving: Books and online resources
  • Advance Care Planning resources
  • Hospice and Palliative Care links
The Caregiver Helpbook  
The Caregiver Helpbook is the text used in the 6-week class: Powerful Tools for Caregivers.
Creating Moments of Joy
Creating Moments of Joy
Creating Moments of Joy for the Person with Alzheimer's or Dementia: A Journal for Caregivers
Fourth Edition
by Jolene Brackey
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Alzheimer's Speaks
Book List recommendations from Lori La Bay of Alzheimer's Speaks

Other Online Resources

Insights from Arthur’s

Insights from Arthur’s is a video series that will provide you with helpful tips on having positive relationships with your loved one who has Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. Your host is Deb Nygaard, Director of Development at Arthur’s Residential Care and ACR Homes, Inc.

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio gives voice to those afflicted with memory loss, their care partners as well as researchers, advocates, businesses, authors, musicians, movie directors… as it relates to dementia and caregiving. Our goal is to raise awareness, give hope, reduce fears and remove stigmas by sharing real everyday life stories of living with dementia. 

Each Tuesday and Thursday the show is live at 1 P.M. Central Time. People can listen to the show live or archived via their computer at:
All episodes are recorded and can be accessed at any time

On the Internet


Dementia Chats™ Webinars

Dementia Chats™ was created with the intention to educate people living with dementia; their care partners both family and friends as well as professionals and advocates.  Our Experts are those diagnosed with dementia.

All episodes are recorded and you can watch them at your convenience.

On the Internet:


Advance Care Planning

Check out information on our Advance Care Planning page. You'll find resources for free, local, year-round assistance; dementia-specific tools; and documents to help you start the conversation with your physician.

More Resources

Additional care-giving resources can be found at: