Nurses’ Notes – Practical, Helpful Tips for Caregivers

Category: Travel

Important Tips for Travelling with Persons with Dementia (Part 2)

Part 2: Specific Arrangements for the Actual Trip Remember: Once advance planning is arranged for the trip, specific arrangements need to be organized for the actual mode of travel and the accommodations away from home. Specific Arrangements for Air Travel: Avoid layovers. Arrange direct flights. Check luggage through to final destination. Travel with minimal luggage […]

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Important Tips for Travelling with Persons with Dementia (Part 1)

Many persons in the early to middle stages of Dementia can travel under the right circumstances and careful planning. Remember: A person with Dementia who is relatively independent in a familiar environment may need extra support and supervision when coping with an unfamiliar environment and change in routines. The absence of essential familiar environmental cues […]

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