Knickers in the Fridge by Jane Grierson

Knickers in the Fridge by Jane Grierson

Knickers in the Fridge is a lighthearted and honest account of one family’s experience with Alzheimer’s. The book gives a humorous look at life with Molly, whose family moves in with her once she becomes less confident about living on her own. Molly delights in having...
Specialist Dementia Radio: Music, Comedy and More…. 

Specialist Dementia Radio: Music, Comedy and More…. 

A new radio station based in the northeast of England is focused on providing nostalgic music  and entertainment solely for the older listener, including those with dementia and their carers.    Memory Lane Radio (​www.memorylaneradio.co.uk​) plays music from across...
Eating and Dementia during lockdown

Eating and Dementia during lockdown

As we know dementia can affect memory, language, thinking skills, attention span, and perception. The loss of these functions can sometimes prove a challenge to eating and maintaining nutrition. Whilst we are in lockdown our previous routines may have altered or in...
Somebody I Used To Know by Wendy Mitchell

Somebody I Used To Know by Wendy Mitchell

This Richard and Judy Book Club Pick 2019, is a powerful and compelling memoir written by Wendy Mitchell, who is living with young onset dementia.  Wendy spent twenty years as a non-clinical team leader in the NHS before being diagnosed with Young Onset Dementia in...