How to Care for People with Dementia?

Q:
How to care for people with dementia?

A:
Caring for people with dementia has become more and more common.

Elderly caregiving may consist of formal care and informal care:

  • Formal care involves the services of community and medical partners
  • Informal care involves the support of family, friends, and local communities, but more often from spouses, adult children and other relatives.

You can also go to The Alzheimer’s Association (800-272-3900), they will refer you to your local chapter for information, resources, and their hands-on caregiver training workshops.

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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* The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.