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Taking away Your Loved One's Car/Keys

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Posted July 23, 2013

 

  • You are absolutely right to not let them drive, because that would be dangerous. Because of the Alzheimer’s disease, you aren’t going to be able to get your loved one to understand that they have lost their license and it is dangerous to drive.

  • One thing that may be helpful is to reassure your loved one that you will help them, and then try to divert her with another activity or conversation.

Source: HelpForAlzheimersFamilies.com

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