Tracy, as well as what BB has posted, I would say the following - as you will probably already be aware, dementia is a 'progressive' illness (a bitterly ironic term - it is actually 'regressive' in its impact on the patient), and it will worsen inexorably. Eventually, unless 'something else' kills ...
Hi Tracy, welcome to the forum. it would help if you could tell us a bit more about your aunt, to help us give best advice. Does she live in her own home, or rent it? Does she have over £23,000 in savings? (Yes/No) Does anyone have Power of Attorney? Does she claim Attendance Allowance? Does she cl...
Hi I am a new member to the group. My Aunt has dementia and is 82 she has no children and my sister and I are trying our best to take care or her we are finding the mood swings and the arguements hard to cope with. We also visit our mum on a regular basis who is in a nursing home with slight brain d...