Maintaining a safe, dementia-friendly environment
The home is an important place for everyone. For the person with dementia, a familiar environment can help her connect with the past and maintain a sense of who she is. However, some practical changes may need to be made to keep the home "dementia-friendly."
People with dementia can wander. Learn more about locating devices.
The preferred choice is no restraints. Learn more about your options.
Emergencies happen when we least expect them, so it's best to be prepared.
People with dementia are vulnerable to abuse. Learn how to deal with elder abuse.
Last Updated: 01/23/12