Research shows that individuals – including those living with dementia – want to stay at home. That goal may become difficult for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia.
Symptoms of dementia can create behavioural symptoms that could put an individual at risk or make completing their daily activities more difficult. This video series provides tips from Dr. Lakelyn Hogan, Home Instead gerontologist and caregiver advocate, to help you be the best care partner so your loved one may enjoy living at home safely.
Dementia impacts everyone differently. It’s important to remember that dementia-related behaviours are the result of the disease and that person is not acting this way on purpose. Check out the videos below to learn more about dementia, and for tips on supporting your loved one living with dementia.