Learn How To Interact With A Person With Dementia! This Info Was So Helpful!
It’s not always easy to interact with a person with dementia. Confusion, disorientation, and unfamiliar situations are many things people who run across one with dementia deal with. But how can we make interaction with them easier? Especially for those who are trying to help them, such as emergency personnel.
Watch and learn how as an emergency personnel (or even a person just meeting someone with dementia) can make them feel comfortable, safe, and familiar with you and what your intentions are.
See these great tips in the video below!
Alzheimer’s continues to grow costlier, and the prevalence of this tragic disease only continues to grow. Many American elders depend on Medicare for coverage of treatment they need during their golden years, but Medicare does not cover long-term care for Alzheimer’s leaving family and loved ones to shoulder a care burden currently estimated to be worth over $217 billion.
This cannot continue!
You can help America’s Alzheimer’s patients by signing our petition demanding Medicare step up and cover 100% of long-term care for any person with Alzheimer’s or other dementias whose doctor has recommended it.