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.


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.
Read more about A Walk Through Dementia  

A Better Visit

An app for visitors, friends or family/whānau of people with dementia, to encourage interactions on their visits to residential care.
Read more about A Better Visit


An app to support carers looking after people with dementia.
Read more about Cognicare


An app to encourage interaction and conversation with people with mild-to-moderate dementia.
Read more about Thinkability

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