A A A

Coping with dementia

Alzheimer's care: Simple tips for daily tasks

Added Apr 26 2016, 19:49 PM

A person with Alzheimer's disease might become agitated when once-simple tasks become difficult. To limit challenges and ease frustration: Schedule wisely. Establish a routine to make each …

Read More...

Water-free washing for people with dementia

Added Mar 31 2016, 10:48 AM

Water can be almost invisible to people with dementia or they dislike the feel on their skin, so they refuse to take a bath or shower. Now there’s a quick and easy, water-free alternative to tra…

Read More...

Free INSIGHTS Podcast to listen to

Added Nov 17 2015, 16:24 PM

INSIGHTS draws upon the latest care and lifestyle guidance from across the Dementia community, as well as reporting on the latest medical advances and drug information. They search thousands of n…

Read More...

Creating a dementia friendly garden

Added Sep 25 2014, 13:02 PM

Practical hints for creating a user friendly dementia garden that will engage care home residents, provide sensory stimulation and encourage continuing participation in a popular pastime.…

Read More...

The creative use of space in care home design

Added Sep 25 2014, 12:57 PM

Watch this short case study and see how current best practice in care home design can deliver security, increased independence and a friendly atmosphere for residents with dementia.…

Read More...

Interior design and how it can help people with dementia

Added Aug 31 2014, 17:49 PM

This short video brings to life how changes to factors such as colour, lighting and accessibility can enhance the care home environment for residents and staff alike.  The result is a more home…

Read More...