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When One Partner is diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease

Former Governor Marty Schreiber Shares Experiences
Posted at 10:14 AM, Oct 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-27 11:44:36-04

Marty Schreiber is the author of My Two Elaines. He wrote the book detailing his struggles in caring for his wife who had been diagnosed 15 years ago with early onset Alzheimer's.
Today he joins us to offer suggestions for couples who may need help navigating that first diagnosis. Marty works tirelessly to help other caregivers learn, cope and survive the journey with Alzheimer's. Marty has sold or given away 30,000 books and has spoken at hundreds of events. He accepts no speaking fees and all net proceeds of books sales go to caregiver support programs.
Alzheimer’s Association
https://www.alz.org/wi

Wisconsin’s Aging and Disability Resource Centers
https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/adrc/index.htm