Finding Your Way is a program that offers practical advice on how people with dementia can stay safe while staying active. It shows how to best deal with the risk of going missing.
Identification form- Download a form that can be completed in advance and quickly passed onto searchers, saving precious time in the event of an emergency.
MedicAlert® Safely Home® – By registering for this program and wearing a MedicAlert® bracelet, people with dementia can be more easily identified and returned home should they become lost.
Locating devices – Download this brief overview of technology available to locate people with dementia who become lost.
Project Lifesaver – Supported by local police services in some Ontario communities, this program uses radio frequency technology to locate enrolled citizens who go missing and return them home safely.
Watch A Walk with Dementia to see how a caregiver used some of these techniques when his wife acquired a form of dementia