The impact of dementia on children

The impact of dementia on children

Any family that receives the devastating news of a dementia diagnosis will have a period of adjustment and grief, but for those families with young children it can be a particularly difficult time. Often this age group is forgotten about when dementia is discussed,...
Charities in the age of Covid: cutbacks and closures

Charities in the age of Covid: cutbacks and closures

As we move forward in the coronavirus pandemic, it is becoming increasingly clear that many smaller and less well financed charities are facing closure, sadly including those that help families living with dementia.  The government announced a £750 million bailout for...
The MIND diet – can what you eat help to keep dementia at bay?

Eating for Dementia During the Summer

With the wonderful warmer weather we have been having over lockdown, enjoying summer eating has been high on people’s agendas. When you are catering for someone with dementia there are lots of tricks of the trade that can make alfresco meals much more rewarding for...