How to Handle the Situation When One Hides or Misplaces Things or Rummages
If items go missing, react calmly.
Help your loved one maintain a regular routine.
Lock up any valuables.
Keep an eye on daily mail.
Encourage positive rummaging.
Observe your loved one to determine if they are hiding items.
If hidings things becomes a big problem, consider installing a surveillance camera in the home.
Regularly check the trash before it is put out.
Get an extra set of things to make replacements faster and easier.