The Role of Rummaging and Hoarding in Dementia

As dementia progresses, memory loss, poor judgment and certain behaviours can make general housekeeping a challenge. A person may develop behaviours such as rummaging constantly through drawers and hoarding objects throughout the house. As a caregiver you may find this behaviour exasperating! Especially when you’re accused of stealing precious items. Stop for a minute and … Continue reading The Role of Rummaging and Hoarding in Dementia