Care and support

Older adult and relative at picnic.Managing dementia can be a challenging experience, but the challenges you face can often be minimized if you have access to proper care and support. There are numerous resources for care and support in your community to help. This section provides helpful information and resources to get you connected with community supports, enhance your level of safety and explore possible housing options.

Safety - click for more

  • Driving with dementia
  • Safety in the home
  • Safety in the community
  • Preventing abuse of older adults

Community support and services - click for more

  • Education and social support services
  • Home care services
  • In-home and community companion/activity and respite programs

Housing options - click for more

  • Available housing options
  • Supportive housing
  • Retirement homes
  • Long term care homes
  • Deciding to move into a long-term care home and choosing a home
  • Preparing to move into a long-term care home

Resources - click for more

  • A collection of additional resources for each of the topic areas in the care and support section of the website. 

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