Alzheimer’s disease is an important disease that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. The biggest risk factor for this disease is age, and aging is inevitable.
There were 46.8 million people living with dementia worldwide in 2015, and that number is expected to reach 131.5 million by 2050.
People with Alzheimer’s need intensive care that will be provided by caregivers or family members. While the stress and depression levels of the family members who take care of Alzheimer’s disease patient increase, their quality of life decrease.
The goal of the project is to provide patients with a comfortable life and to increase the quality of life of the patient’s relatives and caregivers in this process. In addition, it aims to improve the level of knowledge of family members about Alzheimer’s and other dementia diseases and their care skills to meet the needs of patients.