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Coffee with Mom: Caring for a patient with dementia

Pastor Mike Glenn had coffee with his mom every morning during her time of dementia. He regales us with stories of his mom as she was during his growing up years, his grown-up years and later the mom she becomes due to dementia.

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Bringing Mom Home: How Two Sisters Moved Their Mother Out of Assisted Living to Care For Her Under One Amazingly Large Roof

This book will help readers understand the struggles caregivers face and the means to find strength and peace in the caregiving process.

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Bringing Mom Home: How Two Sisters Moved Their Mother Out of Assisted Living to Care For Her Under One Amazingly Large Roof

“This is the story of what happened when I tried to do the right thing without knowing how it would all work out,” Susan Soesbe says in the preface. What follows is the story of how Susan and her sister Claire realized their mother was losing her memory. They go through various care options, ultimately buying a home they can share while caregiving for her. As Susan handles her new responsibilities, she reflects on her past relationship with her mother and seeks God’s strength to handle the present.

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