Caregivers must meet the criteria provided above as well as complete an application process and be pre-approved prior to service use. The application process may be completed in the caregiver’s home if he/she is unable to leave the person with dementia. The application process includes completion of the Caregiver Burden Interview and review and signing of the program guidelines. The primary caregiver is responsible for selecting the sitter, home health aide, or adult day program. Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area is not responsible for the quality or provision of care but will provide caregivers with information and referral assistance.