Cavell Court helps Cringleford residents to understand dementia

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Back by popular demand – Cavell Court is inviting the local community to its free event for families caring for those living with dementia.

On Tuesday 15th May, from 2pm-4pm, the team at Cavell Court will open the doors to the care home for the return of its popular Understanding Dementia event.

Renowned dementia specialist, Dr Nori Graham, will be on hand to help people understand what it is like to live with dementia. There will also be support and practical advice on what dementia is and how memories are lost, as well as useful tips on how to overcome communication barriers. 

After the event there will be a Q&A session and the opportunity to meet the friendly team at Cavell Court, as well as take a closer look at the care home.

Jennie Rodger, home manager at Cavell Court said: “We know how challenging looking after a friend or relative living with dementia can be. It’s natural to feel confused about how to behave, and our event aims to offer professional knowledge and insight to those who need it – as well as provide a hub for shared experiences.  

“We want people to know they’re not alone, and we’re here to offer support. We look forward to welcoming them to the home for an inspiring afternoon of information and guidance.”

Open to new residents

140 Dragonfly Lane, Cringleford - Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7SW

Cavell Court

Cavell Court

CQC Rating: Good
  • Residential care
  • Dementia care
  • Respite care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Day club

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