• To have appropriate, ongoing medical care
  • To enjoy meaningful activities that fill each day
  • To be free from psychotropic medications, if possible
  • To be outdoors on a regular basis
  • To be informed of one's diagnosis
  • To be treated as an adult
  • To have expressed feelings taken seriously
  • To be productive in work and play for as long as possible
  • To live in a safe, structured and predictable environment
  • To be cared for by individuals who are well trained in dementia care
  • To have appropriate, physical contact, including hugging, and hand-holding
  • To be with individuals who know one's life story, including cultural and religious traditions
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