As a spouse, family member or friend, bringing joy and care to a loved one with dementia is a rewarding but sometimes challenging journey.
Interior Health provides a user friendly tool titled Roadmap for Families when your loved one has dementia.
Another excellent resource is a booklet produced by UBC's Faculty of Medicine. Titled "Getting to Know Dementia: a Patient's Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment and Care. Download a copy of the booklet here.
Families can create and engage in new ways with GreyMatters App. This free tablet application is an interactive life story book that can be paired with music and games. Patients and families can share family memories to improve the quality of life for people with dementia.