Dementia advocate gets lost in his own neighbourhood but helps others find their way

Mr Anjang Rosli, 58, who has young onset dementia, with his wife and primary caregiver Sarimah Mohd Tajudin, 57. ST PHOTO: FELINE LIM
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SINGAPORE – Mr Anjang Rosli walks for hours in his Housing Board flat because he now easily loses his way amid the blocks in his neighbourhood in the north. But what is important to the retired chemical plant superintendent is getting in his exercise and maintaining his health routine.

Routine is important for persons with dementia to feel safe, says Mr Anjang. And with the proper support, “people with dementia can have a safe and happy life”.

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