Dementia is an umbrella term used to describe a set of symptoms and behaviours that occur when the brain stops working properly. This results in loss of independent function for that person.
Daily brain exercises may help decrease your risk of developing dementia by building cognitive reserve.
This page will help you to find local services in relation to dementia quickly and efficiently.
If you are living with dementia, this section offers some practical advice on living your life to the full.
Within communities people are taking action, big and small steps that make a difference in the everyday lives of people with dementia. Find out what actions you can take and the supports available.
Businesses or service providers can make a big difference to the quality of life of people with dementia and their families. Find out what actions you can take and the supports available.
A community champion inspires others to make a positive difference to people living with dementia and their families. Find out how you can become a community champion and the supports available.
How to diminish the risk factors and reduce the risk of developing dementia.
This programme equips participants with the knowledge and skills to design and produce personalised life story boards with people with care needs, in particular those with dementia.
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The programme centres on hand massage as a therapeutic intervention
This programme provides participants with the skills to collect life story information and design and apply activity focused care to meet the psychological needs of the person with dementia.
This masterclass provides participants with the knowledge, direction and ideas to create resources within a tight budget to support ongoing engagement and meaningful activities with people in residential care, especially those with dementia.
This masterclass provides participants with the knowledge, direction and ideas to create resource-rich, individualised activities plans for people in residential care, especially those with dementia.
This programme seeks to equip attendees with knowledge of the Montessori Based Activity Programming (MBAP).
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