Caring for Someone with Alzheimer's

Frequently Asked Questions

11. How can you help a person with Alzheimer’s get dressed?

People with Alzheimer’s disease often need more time to dress. It can be hard for them to choose their clothes. They might wear the wrong clothing for the season. They also might wear colors that don't go together or forget to put on a piece of clothing. Allow the person to dress on his or her own for as long as possible.

Here are some tips for helping a person with Alzheimer’s to get dressed.