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Developing dementia and Alzheimer's? Contact a hotline in Canterbury, New Zealand for support

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 Canterbury, New Zealand that provide support with dementia and Alzheimer's, where you can get free support. Dementia and Alzheimer's can look like:

  • Forgetfulness of simple things, like a shopping list, more than usual
  • Not caring about what others feel
  • You become paranoid and feel like everyone is working against you
  • Finding yourself repeating questions when you are asked something so that you can focus better
  • Sudden changes in mood, agitation
  • Having trouble making simple calculations
  • Confusion about place, like getting confused about where you are at the moment
  • Feeling anxious and fearful for no obvious reason

Dementia and Alzheimer’s could make you feel a range of emotions, from fear to disbelief or even peaceful acceptance. It is natural to feel all of that and to be apprehensive about what the future brings at times. It can be confusing to go through it alone.

Receiving the diagnosis of dementia and Alzheimer’s can be a life-changing experience. Trying to figure it out on your own might be extremely challenging. Consider reaching out to people in Canterbury, New Zealand who understand to help you cope better.


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