Category Archives for "Dementia News & Updates"
Tips on visiting someone with dementia : Making it easier to engage and communicate It can be daunting knowing how to behave and what to say or do when you’re visiting someone in the later stages of dementia. Fear of doing the wrong thing can make us back off and clam up – but that […]Continue reading
The power of reminiscence therapy to help someone living with dementia As we get older memories from our teens and early twenties tend to remain most prominent in our minds. For people living with dementia this is important because, as short term memories start to fade, reminiscence activities can help take them back to a […]Continue reading
Marie who has been part of our QM Family now for almost 15 years, was absolutely delighted when she saw her latest newly decorated room … well done to Pete and Melvin once again for doing a Great job!Continue reading
The relentless nature of care makes looking after anyone with dementia a challenge. Now a new mobile unit providing a ‘virtual dementia tour’ is set to travel the country giving carers, both professionals and family members alike, a real taste of what it’s like to live with the condition. And those who have already tried it […]Continue reading