The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office recently announced a program to help prevent those with cognitive impairment or dementia, such as Alzheimer’s, from wandering and in the event they do wander to easily locate them. The free kits are being distributed to caregivers by Kids to Seniors Korner. For more information on the program, please visit http://www.rgj.com/story/news/2015/06/15/wandering-prevention-program-announced-today/71267120/ or https://www.washoecounty.us/health/programs-and-services/preventive-health/kids-to-seniors-korner.php . Kids to Seniors Korner can be reached at 775-858-5251.
For in-home care for your loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s, please contact Heartrock Care at 775-432-1191 or on the web at http://heartrockcare.com/