DEMENTIA/ALZHEIMERS



A significant and increasing number of service users experience challenges arising from the onset of dementia and/or Alzheimer’s.

We provide specialist training to our carers to ensure that they can assist and support those of our service users in these situations

WHAT IS DEMENTIA?

Dementia is an overall term that describes a wide range of symptoms associated with decline in memory or other thinking skills severe enough to reduce a person's ability to perform everyday activities. 

Four Common Types of Dementia

  • Alzheimer's Disease. This is the most common type of dementia. ...
  • Lewy Body Dementia (or Dementia with Lewy Bodies). Lewy Body Dementia is another very common, yet frequently misdiagnosed, or undiagnosed type of dementia. ...
  • Vascular Dementia. ...
  • Fronto Temporal Dementia.