Dementia and Alzheimer's might sound scary and confusing. You might have a lot of questions and doubts about how you will cope with the diagnosis. Fortunately, there are 1 hotlines in Iceland that provide support with dementia and Alzheimer's, where you can get free support. Dementia and Alzheimer's can look like:
There is no right way to respond to the symptoms and diagnosis of dementia and Alzheimer’s. It’s normal if you struggle to find meaning. On the other hand, you may also start to incorporate your new reality into your new identity.
The right kind of support can help you find your personal path through this experience. Even though you may feel like no one would understand, helpline counsellors in Iceland are there to listen and try to help you navigate through the experience.