It is not easy or convenient to take care of a person with Alzheimer's or dementia. It requires a great deal of patience and a flexible schedule. Hiring a home healthcare worker is often part of the solution. Still, whether you seek outside help or choose to take on the task yourself, there are certain things that you should know to make the process easier.
When choosing to care for someone with Alzheimer's or dementia, know that your role will change, and the difficulties associated with it will increase as the disease progresses. Here is some advice on how to manage these responsibilities as effectively as possible.
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If you or a loved one are considering Home Care for a Dementia or Alzheimer's sufferer, contact the caring staff at Gentle Home Services. Call today (800) 860-9823.