What’s the best way and time to move someone to a dementia care community?


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“What’s the best way and time to move someone to a care community?” & more on senior living

Below you’ll find answers to this question and more. Click the title of the blog post to read it.

If you ask them if they want to move…

How to find the right senior living community – sponsored post

At home, in adult day care, in assisted living…how do you know if it’s a good fit?

“Can you take me home?”

What if I visit and he doesn’t know who I am?

5 tips: visit + leave without a fight

Senior Care Communities: Just because they look nice, doesn’t mean they are

Dementia-Friendly Days Out – A guest post by Ruby Clarkson

Dementia is a “beg for forgiveness” group of diseases

“My [insert loved one here] isn’t like these people.”

How one woman got her husband to agree to attend adult day care

Why are Life Skill Stations so important in dementia care? – Designing for Dementia

Socialization is important for people with dementia

What is dementia-positive design?

8 reasons that it’s time to move them to dementia care

10 Steps to Making a Dementia Care Plan

If your loved one is doing any of these 5 things, they shouldn’t be home alone

Assisted Living is NOT your enemy

6 Tips: How do I get him to agree to move to an assisted living facility?

Why the loss of control motivates most “behaviors”

22 Questions to ask about assisted living

Tactics for Entering and Exiting a Dementia Community Successfully During a Visit – Designing for Dementia

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Rachael Wonderlin is an internationally-recognized dementia care expert and consultant. She has a Master’s in Gerontology and is the author of three published books with Johns Hopkins University Press. Rachael owns Dementia By Day, a dementia care consulting and education company.

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