Activities to help a loved one with dementia stay focused and engaged

Memory problems can have a big impact on a person’s confidence. Frustration, loss of motivation and anxiousness – all common symptoms of dementia- can all too quickly lead to people withdrawing from activities and social groups they previously enjoyed. With a little help however, there is no reason why people living with dementia can’t continue

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Guidance on the use of face masks

From 24th July you must wear a face covering in shops, public transport and transport hubs in England. Exemptions include young children, people with breathing difficulties and people living with a disability. To find out everything you need to know, consult the gov.uk website by clicking here:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own

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What is Sundowning? How does it affect people living with dementia?

Sundowning describes an increase in agitation, confusion or irritability that sets in towards the end of the day as the light starts to fade, and/or during the night.Experienced by as many as 1 in 5 people living with Alzheimer’s Disease, it is most common in the mid to later stages of the disease, and although

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