Dementia apps

Apps for people with dementia

There are a variety of apps for people with dementia and their carers. Some apps aim to improve interaction and communication with people with dementia, while others aim to support carers.

App Features Clinical score
A Walk Through Dementia

A virtual reality app designed to help people get a fully immersive insight into the varied symptoms people with dementia can experience.
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A Better Visit

An app for visitors, friends or family/whānau of people with dementia, to encourage interactions on their visits to residential care.
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Cognicare

An app to support carers looking after people with dementia.
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Thinkability

An app to encourage interaction and conversation with people with mild-to-moderate dementia.
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Learn more

Mobile health applications for people with dementia: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative studies Inform Health Soc Care. 2020 Apr.

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Credits: Health Navigator Editorial Team. Last reviewed: 08 May 2020