Care recipient (cr) tries to use car or bucycle

Try: Secure and lock all motor vehicles and bicycles keep them out of sight if possible consider covering vehicles and bicycles with a tarp

Materials: Large tarp

Categories: Sage, Topic, Cognitive Intellectual, Medical Physical, Independence, Some Supervision, Maximum Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Somewhat Aware, Unaware

Information: Social interaction is extremely important for an elderly cr when people share laughter it can help create a personal bond with others and remove any sense of personal isolation

References: home safety for people with alzheimer alzheimer’s disease by u s department of health and human services 2010 available at

Keywords: Driving car bicycle garage wandering leaving wanders

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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