55% of people with dementia will migrate. The Home Park Assisted People Group is full of people coming together to share important information and tips. We've rounded up the best ways for parents to recognize when outside help is expected to prevent guardian burnout and protect a wandering elder.
If your loved one is experiencing sun downing / wondering, but you don't have the time and manpower to be there because of work etc, it maybe time to put mom/dad in a home care. Home cares have a dedicated staff that is always on watch. The facility will keep mom/dad safe from possibly wandering out of the house because of the safety features such as door alarms and a higher staff to patient ratio.