Dementia Wandering: How We Can Help

Dementia Wandering: How We Can Help

Wandering is common among persons diagnosed with dementia. A person wanders when he/she goes to an unrecognized destination due to forgetfulness or being disoriented. The Alzheimer’s Association says 60% of individuals with dementia will wander off. Because of the person’s state of mind, wandering puts a dementia patient at risk. There are many ways to prevent dementia…