Often, a diagnosis brings more questions than answers: how will this affect my loved one’s independence? Will their personality completely change?
To help families at any stage of their dementia journey, we are launching our brand-new guide, ‘Let’s talk about dementia’, in partnership with Alzheimer’s Society ambassador, award-winning journalist and broadcaster Angela Rippon.
Our guide is filled with answers to questions we’ve been asked by relatives of residents in our homes or members of our local communities.
Why is my mum hiding her possessions? Why does she start pacing and get anxious every day at around 4pm? How come my dad now wants to sleep all day? Why is my lifelong vegetarian aunt now asking for chicken for lunch?
Designed by dementia experts, including Care UK’s Head of Nursing, Care and Dementia, Suzanne Mumford, our guide includes all the answers to these everyday questions and more...
Discover more about our approach to dementia care here.
There are a few ways to get a copy of Care UK’s latest dementia guide, ‘Let’s talk about dementia’:
At Care UK, we're here to help you throughout your journey with dementia. Explore all our dementia help and advice articles, or get in touch with your local care home to find out how they support people living with dementia.