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Why handling depression is an important part of dementia care Depression is very common among people with dementia but recognising the symptoms of depression may not be as easy as you may think. It is common for people to assume they just have to put up with their symptoms as an inevitable part of the […]Continue reading
GLOUCESTERSHIRE CARE AWARDS!What an AMAZING time we had Celebrating becoming FINALISTS in ALL FOUR categories that we were entered into, for this years GLOUCESTERSHIRE CARE AWARDS! The nominations were for, Ian as our ‘Unsung Hero’, Kalum for ‘Best Newcomer’, Sue for ‘Aspiring Leadership’ and Michelle and Rachel representing the Team for our ‘End of Life […]Continue reading
The Grand Opening of our fabulous sensory gardenWell the day began with Sunshine & calm, then the wind started to brew up a storm, but it didn’t put us at ‘Team Northfield’ off preparing for our Grand Opening! Even though it was too breezy for us to celebrate outside, it was still a brilliant day […]Continue reading
Making mealtimes manageable for older people living with dementia Nutrition plays a key part in keeping all of us healthy. But for older people living with dementia, the challenges of maintaining a healthy diet and regular mealtime routine can become overwhelming. Many older people coping with the varying symptoms of dementia struggle to get the essential […]Continue reading
Final preparationsNearly there now, for our Big Day tomorrow! What a challenge it has been for us today against the wind and rain, working on the finishing touches of our New Sensory Garden! It is a project that has had so much put into it, from ideas that started from seed (excuse the pun) to […]Continue reading