Monthly Archives: October 2019

Signs a loved one may no longer be coping at home

October 15, 2019

Following a dementia diagnosis, many people continue to live in their own home, being cared for by relatives. Sadly however, due to the progressive nature of the disease, many will reach a point where remaining at home is no longer practical and may also be unsafe for them and others. Here we outline┬ásome of the […]

Maximise your time together

October 1, 2019

Visiting a friend or relative in a care home provides you with some precious, uninterrupted quality time together. Nial Joyce gives his advice on how to make the most of your visit   Plan your visit: It is common for dementia patients to become agitated or confused towards the end of the day. This is […]