Would you want a loved one with Dementia to wear a tracker?
Perth Grandad Alexander Henderson went missing on Thursday afternoon from his home in Hilarys, and today he was found dead in sand dunes in Mullaloo.
The 87-year-old suffered from Dementia and hearing loss, and marks the second person in 2 months to spark a manhunt after wandering away from home. The other, 65-year-old Ian Collett, also suffered from Dementia, and was also found dead by police.
General Manager of Dementia Australia, Lynne Hedley spoke to Chris about the difficulties of having a loved one with Dementia and the issues around privacy and lifestyle.
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