Starting a conversation about care
It can be difficult to broach a subject that might upset a loved one. If you need to discuss something important, a little planning should help things go more smoothly.
How to communicate effectively
We help you to get the best out of difficult discussions by voicing concerns tactfully, asking the right questions and listening carefully.
Overcoming common challenges
We help you to understand your loved one’s reactions in a difficult conversation and offer advice on how to overcome common problems.
Communicating with someone who has dementia
Often people with dementia experience difficulties with language and communication. Here, we offer advice on how to overcome common barriers.
The importance of planning ahead, how to access local authority respite care and choosing respite care.
We explain how to spot the signs of dementia and the main types, including Alzheimer’s and vascular dementia.
If you’re finding it difficult to wash or get dressing, home care can provide the extra support that you need.