A diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or other related dementias can be a life-changing event for both those with the disorder and for those close to them, and the process of considering a memory care community for a family member is not unlike any other important life decision. The more information you have, the better equipped you will be to match your family member’s needs with a memory care community based on their approach, programming, treatment and care.
Within this guide, we’ll cover:
- The three general stages of Alzheimer’s (early, mid and late)
- The benefits of a memory care community
- Tips for researching the right community for your family member and questions to ask in your search