Dementia Care Resources


Dementia Care Resources

Dementia is not a specific disease. It’s an overall term that describes a group of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other thinking skills severe enough to reduce a person’s ability to perform everyday activities. Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60 to 80 percent of cases. For more information, download and share our dementia fact sheet.

Dementia Fact Sheet

Specialised Dementia Support:

Livewell Villages is a facility that specialises in dementia and memory care. We offer specialised dementia and Alzheimer’s support at both our villages in Somerset West and Bryanston through our qualified team of nurses, trained memory care caregivers, companions and occupational therapists. Support is also offered to families via the Livewell support groups, online Livewell Villages Facebook group and our website.

If you are considering a facility for a loved one, or want to better understand Alzheimer’s and Dementia, get in touch and one of our specialised family advisors will contact you to understand and discuss your unique requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Caring for your loved one at home vs placing them in a facility

Making the decision – caring for your loved one at home, or in a facility

My loved one may have dementia what do I do?

Early onset dementia is on the increase – how to plan for this progressive condition.

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Do you know someone who might be interested in finding out more about Livewell or needs assistance with their loved one who has dementia?