Living with Dementia
Caring for a loved one with dementia can be incredibly fulfilling. But it can also be frustrating, scary and stressful. Whatever stage you're in – whether your loved one has only recently been diagnosed or if you now need to find residential dementia care – don't worry. We're here to help.
"The team at Sunrise has welcomed me into the community and great care has been taken to settle me in and 'feel at home'."
Resident at Sunrise of Elstree
What is Dementia?
Dementia is a group name for the symptoms caused by certain progressive diseases that affect the brain, such as Alzheimer's disease, vascular disease and Lewy body disease. The symptoms include problems with memory, wayfinding, recognising objects, performing everyday activities or understanding and using language.