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Article: 12 Helpful Apps for Caregivers


Table of Contents
  1. Networking and Sharing
  2. Informational
  3. Medication Management
  4. Stress Management
Informational Apps
Elder 411
Elder 411 is solely an informational and FAQ-type app. It has practical information for caregivers all in one place. It includes more than 500 pieces of advice in written, audio, and video format. The tips are organized in 11 different categories, and you can search within the app to find the one you need.
Developed with help from award-winning geriatric care manager Dr. Marion Somers (Doctor Marion), Elder 411 includes hundreds of her responses to questions from Family caregivers. The app also lets you add your own notes to each article.
iPhone users can download Elder 411 for free.
Alzheimer's Caregiver Buddy
The Alzheimer’s Association app focuses solely on providing caregivers with information and tips on caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia. The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Buddy app provides support in areas of daily routine, communication, behaviors, and activities of daily living.
One of the most useful features is a direct line to the 24-7 Alzheimer's Association Helpline. If you can’t find what you need in the app, you are able to call the hotline to get any answers you need.
The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Buddy app is free for iOS and Android.

Last Updated on 4/29/2020