Advice for you


When you have a loved one with dementia, a time will come when arranging dedicated, specialist care is simply common sense and the right thing to do. You may have tried other options which seemed right at the time including care at home or a general nursing home but now the way forward for you and for your loved one is a dedicated dementia home.

We have made some useful films to provide advice on how to support your loved one during this transition.

  • What to expect when moving to a dementia care home
  • How to support your loved one to settle into their new home
  • How to cope when your loved one no longer recognises you
  • How to support younger family members understand dementia
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Useful links and websites

For further information on the journey into dementia care then please contact Kay Gibson,
in the meantime below are some websites and links that you may find useful:

DEMENTIA UK

ALZHEIMER'S SOCIETY

TIP SHARE

LEWY BODY SOCIETY

AGE UK