Taking a loved one with dementia on a trip? These tips should make traveling with someone who has dementia more enjoyable for all parties involved.
One of the biggest challenges facing Huntsville residents aged 65-and-over is getting around town when they have health issues that keep them from driving. But it’s so important for aging in place seniors to have affordable and readily accessible transportation opportunities available to them so they can run errands, get to the doctor and socialize with others.
You’d like to take dad on a cross-country trip so you can both reconnect with relatives you haven’t seen for a while. Dad is set in his ways and can be cranky at times, so getting him there comfortably is going to take some planning and preparation. Whether it’s by car, ship, plane or train, traveling with a senior should go much more smoothly when taking these steps.