Dementia

Pilot scheme for dementia-friendly signage at railway station in Derbyshire unveiled by Northern

Train operator, Northern has unveiled the first ‘dementia-friendly’ signage at one of its stations in Derbyshire. It has worked with the Friends of Buxton Station and local dementia support groups on the pilot scheme, which […]

Dementia

Dementia Friendly Shopping: Here’s Exactly What’s Needed From The Retail Sector To Create An Inclusive Shopping Experience

New research from The International Longevity Centre (ILC) has revealed one in four people living with dementia avoid shopping after diagnosis, despite enjoying it previously. The results of the recent study by ILC should place […]

care home news

Virtual Reality Technology Helps Residents Take a Trip To Some Of The World’s Most Beautiful Places

From sky diving in Dubai to a tour of the Grand Canyon in Arizona,  Care Home Residents in the UK are living their travel dreams. Residents in Advinia Health Care homes, Newcarron Court, Longwood, Braemount, Hillview, […]

Dementia

Abbots Care Launch Dementia and Music Campaign to raise awareness during Dementia Action Week

People with dementia have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, in fact, studies show that Coronavirus-related depression can worsen dementia symptoms. There is further research to prove that Covid-19 may increase a person’s likelihood […]