Caregiving Tips - Helping your Loved One with Dementia to Shower | Tuscan Gardens Senior Living
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Helping your loved one with dementia to shower

To ensure having a positive bathing experience for your loved one, make sure the stage is set and prepared for:
• Supplies like towels, soap, shampoo, change of clothes, etc.
• Be aware of their modesty level
• Set a comfortable room temperature
• Background music to soothe

We often suggest that you have your loved one use the restroom prior to bathing for two main reasons:
• to get them more comfortable.
• to help get them undressed by the time they are ready for shower

Learn more by watching the video below.

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