The Caregiver's Sourcebook
by Frena Gray-Davidson
A must-read reference for those of you who are
caregivers to either a member of your family or a friend,
this heartwarming, supportive book explains to you the
intricacies of the caregiving experience. The Caregiver's
Sourcebook features separate sections on caregiving for
specific disorders including AIDS/HIV, Alzheimer's
disease, Parkinson's disease, heart disease, old age,
and much more.
St. Louis Architecture:
Three Centuries of Design
by Robert Sharoff ,
William Zbaren (Photographer)
Series: American City Series
LEVO Bookholder Stand $168.95
Platform tilts 360 degrees for reading convenience.
Books strap firmly to the platform.
Telescoping stand is height adjustable.
Allows reading at eye-level.
Reduces neck strain and soreness.
A heavy duty 13 x 13 inch cast iron base with swivel caster wheels lets you easily move the LEVO bookstand from room to room and even
makes a great cookbook holder. The page holders spring action and soft rubber ends make turning pages a snap, even with one hand.
The telescoping stand adjusts in height from 58 – 37 inches.
The stand tilts around the horizontal axis and moves closer or further away to allow users to position reading materials directly in their
line of vision. Users can swing materials out of the way when finished reading.
Book board dimensions:
12 inches high x 16.5 inches wide.
Weight: 35 pounds.
Base dimensions: 13 inches x 13 inches.
PAWS For Reading Program
The PAWS for Reading Program is one of the newest programs started by Support Dogs, Inc.
The purpose of the program is by having dogs come into the classroom, acting as an incentive
for the children to read and write. Dogs are a non-threatening entity that promote reading, writing,
and increased interaction and social skills of the classroom.
For more information on the Paws For Reading Program,
use link to contact form for Support Dogs.org
|Read to or with someone for
15 minutes every day.
|50 Ways to Love Your Mother - $ 9.95|
Say "I love you" to your eldersFor everyone whose parents or other loved ones are aging, 50 Ways to Love Your Mother will help you find just the right gift to make their lives a little bit brighter. This treasure-trove of more than fifty practical ideas and thoughtful gifts also brims with Jane’s collection of resource discoveries—including company names, phone numbers and Web sites.As an added bonus, Jane has included a list of books (bibliography) for those who want to learn more about caring for aging loved ones. Even professional caregivers will find these resources extremely helpful.What Readers Are Saying"I have seen this last part of life up close and personal as both a professional and as a family member. To be remembered is everything and more. This book can help you make that kind of difference to your family member." — Leigh Sereduck MSW, Dir. Social Services, Trinity Mission Health & Rehab Center / former Hospice Social Worker, Clinton , MississippiBaby Boomers Love This Book!As many baby boomers reach fifty-something and beyond, their parents are beginning to move from the spaciousness of the family home into senior housing, assisted living or even care centers. Wouldn't it be great if we could make the transition just a little less difficult for them?
|The Bed Desk
A book stand with legs like a bed tray.
One Product, 5+ Positions, 21+ Uses.
Can be adjusted for comfortable reading angles.
Smooth surface for eating, working or reading.
Great for people who spend a lot of time in bed
or in a chair.
Adjustable lid and ledge provides space for a
100 - 1000 page book.
|available in Large Print
digital, cd, and paperback
|To Our Children's Children: Preserving Family
Histories for Generations to Come
by Bob Greene , D. G. Fulford
Author offers series of questions to ask a person to get
the conversation started about their history.
A great guide to get to know
ANYONE's story...and record it
for the days to come.
Companion workbook available to the right.
|I've traveled the world twice over,
Met the famous; saints and sinners,
Poets and artists, kings and queens,
Old stars and hopeful beginners,
I've been where no-one's been before,
Learned secrets from
writers and cooks
All with one library ticket
To the wonderful world of books.
~ Anonymous ~
|Gather information on caregiving techniques and approaches, research conditions,
learn new crafts and how-to-skills, or read just for fun. Read out loud to your caregivee.
We have several selections with links to the booksellers' website(s) featured below.
Available as electronic downloads, you may listen to books on MP3 player, read on-screen or
print-out with custom font size.
Of course we also have the traditional format of hold-in-your-hands-books.
More books with condition-specific information are located on each of our "subject" pages.
Read a book you want to share? e-mail us! firstname.lastname@example.org
|Beyond Driving with Dignity;
The workbook for the families of older
by Matt Gurwell, Founder and CEO of
Keeping Us Safe,LLC
purchase on-line $27.95 plus shipping
90 + pages ~ click here for table of
Special Limited Offer
For the friends of
Family Caregivers Are in Good
Buy today and receive
$3 off the retail price!
Retail price: $27.99
In Good Company discount: -$3.00
Your discounted price: $24.99
I Moved Your Cheese
by Deepak Malhotra
Innovation, entrepreneurship, creativity, problem solving, and business growth —as well as personal growth— depend on the ability to challenge accepted notions, reshape the environment, and play by a different set of rules: our own. We are not powerless to change our circumstances. We can control our destiny.
|LEVO LED Book Light $34.95
Sits flat for desktop use or can be clipped on surfaces.
Great for hobbies, nighttime reading, camping and BBQs.
Flexible goose neck allows for easy positioning.
Easy-on touch sensitive switch.
|LEVO Desk Bookholder
Holds your reading material while you take notes or type.$79.95
The clamp-on LEVO Desk Book Holder helps straighten your desk and your posture, and it's a great textbook holder, paperback holder, manual
holder, and cookbook holder. This bookholder helps free up desktop space so you can take notes, type, or relax with your favorite book. The
Desk Model holds single copies, magazines, reports, or even a 5 pound book. The Levo Desk BookHolder offers 5 unique movements to perfectly
place your book in the most comfortable, ergonomic reading position at your desk or table.
The book board securely holds your book and rotates 360 degrees. Telescoping adjustable height from 4 to 8 inches above the desk (measured
from the bottom of the book board). Spring action page holders have soft rubber ends and allow turning pages with one hand.
by Sandie Grassino ,
(Ret.) Art Schuermann
Pub. Date: October 2011
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Series: Images of America Series
|Life in the Land of
Brush and Whet
Rocks: Life in
Central West Virginia
by Ann Hyer Blum
Pub. Date: July 2011
|Beyond the Ice Cream Cone
The Whole Scoop on Food at the
1904 World's Fare
by Pamela Vaccaro
Personal Care Attendant
The Art of Finding, Keeping,
or Being One
by Katie Rodriguez Banister
|A Caregiver's Guide to Alzheimer's
Disease: 300 Tips for Making Life Easier
by Patricia Callone , Roger Brumback , Connie Kudlacek ,
Barbara Vasiloff , Janaan Manternach
Chapters cover legal and financial issues, family forums
in the caregiving process, the role of medication at
various stages of the disease, helping children
understand what is happening to a loved one, handling
the holidays and celebrations, and making the living
environment more stimulating and enjoyable. With an
abundance of pointers and guidelines for affected
individuals, their families, friends and caregivers,
A Caregiver's Guide to Alzheimer's Disease is essential
for all readers who want to focus on the capabilities that
remain instead of those that have been lost.
|Arthritis: 300 Tips
For Making LIfe Easier
(Large Print 16pt)
|The Literacy Site~Each item you buy funds at least one
new book for a child.Your purchases help great charities:
Room to Read and First Book.
|Folded Thank You Cards
Stylish Shades: Yogurt
|How the Light Gets in:
Writing as a Spiritual Practice
by Pat Schneider book in print
How the Light Gets In:
Writing as a Spiritual Practice
by Pat Schneider as an eBook
more Pat Schneider books in print
|Dollarocracy: How the
Money and Media
Election Complex is
Robert W. McChesney
Personal Care Attendant
The Art of Finding,
Keeping, or Being One
by Katie Rodriguez Banister
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