Grandma With Dementia Makes A New Best Friend At The Nursing Home—And We’re Ugly Crying

Dementia can be an isolating experience for the person suffering from it, as well as and their family and loved ones. According to Alzheimer’s Disease International, someone develops dementia every three seconds. It can be heartbreaking to try to take care of a family member who is suffering, and nursing homes can provide round-the-clock care that families often can’t. However, this can be extremely emotional for all involved.

A Twitter user recently shared a heartwarming story about putting her loved one with dementia in a home:

Many people shared their own stories about this disease:

And some people got emotional:

We’re so glad the two Gladyses have each other.

H/T: Twitter