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Making care homes future proof for dementia

Posted on Wed 6th Dec, 2017 in: Dementia Friendly Environments, Dementia Friendly Products

The case for making all areas dementia friendly, not just the dementia units Recently we read this comment from Bryon Chappell who is the regional area manager for Impey, a shower manufacturer that specialises in equipment for people with disabilities and care needs. He spoke about fitting out care homes for people living with dementia and said: “Due to the progressive nature of dementia, ...

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Applying dementia design theories in care homes

Posted on Tue 5th Dec, 2017 in: Dementia Friendly Environments, Dementia Friendly Products

Principles apply across all areas of care home design It’s true to say that the principles of good design remain constant, whatever the application so we were interested to read this article on the Building Better Healthcare website that looks at designing dementia friendly bathrooms. So many of the principles that we work hard to adhere to in our dementia friendly signage and other dementi...

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Memory boxes for dementia in care homes

Posted on Fri 24th Nov, 2017 in: Dementia Friendly Environments, Dementia Friendly Products

The benefits of creating a memory box for someone living with dementia have been well documented and it’s often recommended as a good compliment to reminiscence therapies. This is often something that’s suggested as a home activity but it is possible to experience equivalent benefits in a care home setting. Just as a hand held memory box can be used to stimulate long term memories and...

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The best dementia signage I've ever seen...

Posted on Thu 19th Oct, 2017 in: Dementia Friendly Environments, Dementia Friendly Products, General News

  The Care Show 2017 Yes, that's what one visitor to our stand at the Care Show said. As well as our 'best ever' dementia signage, people were also pretty impressed by our memory boxes, retro TV, reversible mirror, false window and digital fish tank. Visitors got a sneak preview of a couple of ranges that are currently in their infancy - a range of framed pictures for care homes called Wall...

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Can your suppliers demonstrate dementia expertise?

Posted on Sun 1st Oct, 2017 in: Dementia Friendly Environments, Dementia Friendly Products

We recently read with interest an article in The Care Home Environment Magazine about care providers who had appointed an award winning dementia innovator as UK head of memory care and programming. Having that kind of expertise around dementia in house is an asset to any care provider and we really welcome this kind of appointment but is this where the buck stops? Yes, a senior level decision make...

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