https://best-alzheimers-products.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/HOGEWEYK_THEATERPLEIN-THEATRE-SQUARE.jpg 1001 1500 Christy Schmid https://best-alzheimers-products.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/BestAlzheimersProducts-logo_trans-300x138.png Christy Schmid2013-08-21 15:51:082023-02-15 16:24:36The Hogeweyk | Is This The Future of Dementia Care?
The Hogeweyk | Is This The Future of Dementia Care?
Hogewey, located in the Netherlands, is the only care facility of it’s kind in the world and is home to over 150 people with severe dementia. Started by 2 nurses who feared having to put their own parents in a traditional nursing home, ‘Dementia Village’ is a place where residents live a seemingly normal life, but are actually being watched by caregivers at all times. Residents are free to roam around, visiting shops, getting their hair done or being active in one of the 25 clubs available at Hogewey.