This guide was created to support team members in assessing senior living environments and discussing opportunities to create a sense of comfort and belonging for people living with dementia, particularly those who repeatedly attempt to exit. This guide can be used in all living environments, whether people living with dementia are living separately or alongside people without dementia.
The By Us For Us guides are a series of guides created by a group of talented and passionate people living with dementia and care partners. The guides are designed to provide people living with dementia and their care partners the necessary tools to enhance their well-being and manage daily challenges. What makes these guides unique is that they are created BY people living with dementia and care partners, FOR people living with dementia and care partners.
The guides are available online and in print, please see the download or purchase link below.
Are you an organization working with people living with dementia and care partners that would benefit from the By Us For Us guides? Bulk orders and partnership opportunities are available to help you serve your clients.
The By Us For Us guides project views knowledge as power, and views the guides as an important means of providing important information to others about how to live with dementia. If the cost of hard copies is unaffordable, please contact the RIA for accommodation / assistance.
Date created: 2007-2021