With age, it's not uncommon for memory to start to decline. This can be a normal part of aging, or it could be due to dementia. Dementia is the decline in cognitive function due to disease or injury. Person-centered dementia memory care is a type of care that focuses on the individual needs of the person with dementia. It is based on the belief that each person is unique and deserves to be respected and treated as an individual.
You have known your parents to be the strongest and most independent individuals. Unfortunately, as years go by, they start to age and lose their abilities. They begin demanding active caregiving services to handle their day-to-day activities. Thankfully, you can improve their lives by enrolling them in a senior living facility. If you are afraid you might be wrong, here are signs you need to consider a senior living community.
Sometimes things don't work out as we have planned them to. Instead of being able to take care of your aging parent in your home for several years, it may prove to be more difficult than you first thought. I brought my mother to live with my family hoping to enjoy her final years with her, but it didn't work out well for any of us. I wasn't able to care for her the way that she deserved to be cared for. Our blog will provide you with information about making the decision to move your loved one into a nursing home.