Dementia Friendly Retail Guide

Dementia Friendly Retail Guide

This dementia friendly retail guide provides organisations of all sizes with specific tips and guidance on how to improve the dementia friendliness of their store or shopping space. By developing an understanding of the condition, retailers can make a huge difference to people living with dementia in their area. They can influence the visiting experience for … Read more…

Managing Care Home Closures Guide

Managing Care Home Closures Guide

This Managing Care Home Closures Guide has been developed through work with, and input from, a significant number of stakeholders including the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services, Local Government Association, NHS England, the Care Quality Commission, provider and commissioning organisations and representative bodies for people using services and their carers. It is designed to … Read more…

Eating well for people with dementia – a guide for carers

Eating well for people with dementia - a guide for carers

This booklet is for anyone caring for a person with dementia. It is hoped the information will be useful and help you to deal with everyday issues including swallowing difficulties, feeding problems and mouth and dental care. This booklet has been produced by the Health Improvement/Community Development Service, in partnership with Community Nutrition and Dietetics, … Read more…

Care Awards 2016 Finalists Announced

New to Care Award   Organisation Caitlin Griffiths St. Georges Residential Home Peter Tanswell Chard Manor, Voyage Lucy Littlejohns Care South Outstanding Volunteer / Unpaid Carer Award  Organisation Sheila Rabson Nynehead Court Toni Cross The Rectory Care Home Volunteers Singing for the Brain Alzheimers Society Unsung Hero  Organisation Ahlana Bisgrove Way Ahead Community Services Shaun Hills … Read more…