Delusions are a common—and challenging—symptom of Alzheimer’s and dementia. it’s important to have someone who is near your loved one involved to monitor the situation—from both a safety and quality-of-life standpoint. It’s just too hard to monitor these situations long distance without some local support.

  • You might consider a home care company or a Geriatric Care Manager.

  • You can find a Geriatric Care Manager at caremanager.org.

  • You may also consider contacting your local Home Instead Senior Care office.

  • It’s important not to ignore the situation—safety is always first!