Assisted Living By Hillcrest offers a unique opportunity to briefly, yet movingly, experience the challenges and struggles of a person living with dementia through Dementia Live.
Dementia Live™ is an innovative program designed by a team of dementia, sensitivity, and awareness, and professional development experts from the nationally recognized AGE-u-cate® Training Institute headquartered in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. More information about Age-u-cate may be found by visiting www.ageucate.com.
Using specialized gear within a safe, experiential setting, Dementia Live™ provides participants a real-life simulation of what it must be like to live with dementia. Participants gain greater awareness and understanding of the constant struggles (24/7) affecting persons with dementia. Greater understanding leads to more sensitive care partnering.