Caring for a parent or senior loved one can take a toll on both a family caregiver and their loved ones – especially if they have been diagnosed with dementia. Choosing the right private dementia care home for your loved one living Alzheimer’s or dementia is not easy and there are many factors that play a role.

Is now the time to consider a private dementia care home?

When is the right time to move your loved one into a private dementia care home? Clinical psychologist, Anton Böhmer recently chatted to us about this topic and also highlights what families should look out for when choosing a specialised dementia care facility.


I’m ready to move my loved one into a private dementia care home, where do I begin?

Livewell Estates is a specialised dementia and Alzheimer facility in South Africa with qualified and trained nursing and care staff providing round the clock care to our residents. At Livewell, we ensure the highest possible quality of life for our residents through a range of meticulously designed specialised care programs and activities based around the needs of each particular individual. Our tailored care facilities combine an array of activities, dedicated companions, world-class care and luxury private homes to ensure a dignified and fulfilled way of life for all of our residents affected by dementia and Alzheimer’s. If you would like more information, please contact us.

We’ve put together 5 reasons why a private dementia care home is the best choice for your loved one.