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Struggling to cope with dementia and Alzheimer's? Hotline support is available in Wellington, New Zealand

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 Wellington, 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

Although everyone responds to the occurrence of dementia and Alzheimer’s differently, most people manage the condition very well. You might, however, also experience episodes of fear and pessimism. These are natural responses to the changes occurring.

Coping with dementia and Alzheimer’s is a highly personal experience. It might feel easier to isolate yourself. However, research has revealed that people who reach out in times like these are more likely to find a positive meaning in this experience.


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