What do you need to know about Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a form of dementia, if you have been diagnosed with this condition, you may be worried about the future.

Having a tailored care plan in place can help you to manage your condition and put your mind at ease that you will be taken care of.


Alzheimer’s affects the brain’s functioning and is a progressive condition, the first symptoms are often memory loss.

Other symptoms that may develop include confusion and getting lost in familiar places or difficulty making decisions.

You may also have difficulty with speech and language or problems with mobility.

As the condition progresses, you may also experience personality changes such as becoming aggressive. Other changes to personality and mood may be depression and anxiety or hallucinations.

How will a care plan help?

If you have received a diagnosis, you may feel overwhelmed, having a tailored care plan can help you to manage your condition and monitor its progress.

There is currently no cure for Alzheimer’s so ensuring you have the right care in place is essential for taking care of yourself.

You may need help taking medication or getting ready for the day, with a care plan in place you can feel relaxed that you’ll have the support you need whenever you need it.

At Nexus Care Services, we provide person-centred care plans to help you or a loved one get the support you need to manage your condition and maintain independence.

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