Jun 3, 2020

Sky News spoke to our Ambassador Jill Davidson

Sky News visited our Ambassador, Jill, and her husband, Paul, to discuss life in lockdown while caring for someone with dementia. Paul has...
Apr 6, 2020

April is stress awareness month, here’s a reminder that you are not alone

April is Stress Awareness Month, its aim is increasing public awareness about both the causes and cures for our modern stress epidemic....
Mar 20, 2020

Dear Mum…

Andrew Embling is an Associate Practitioner for Dementia Carers Count and cares for his mother who is living with dementia. Andrew...
Feb 28, 2020

A spotlight on PCA for rare disease day

  For rare disease day our Head of Service Delivery, Sue Hinds, puts a spotlight on one of the rarer types of dementia, Post...
Feb 6, 2020

Tips to keep the communication going when you’re caring for someone living with dementia

Lissy Edwards, Dementia Carers Services Practitioner. For time to talk day, Lissy, our Speech and Language Therapist is sharing her...
Dec 20, 2019

Not feeling it in the festive season? Here are 8 tips for coping when you’re caring for someone with dementia

Dr Ruth Watson is an Associate Practitioner with Dementia Carers Count. Dr Watson is a Clinical Psychologist who completed her...
May 13, 2019

“I can’t cope” – family carers of people with dementia are desperate for more support

The BBC documentary “Ambulance” recently featured the tragic story of an 84-year-old man who killed his wife. This documentary featured...
Mar 21, 2019

Five tips to help you relax when you can’t sleep

Are you awake in the middle of the night and can’t get back to sleep? Often our brains are like a washing machine, with thoughts churning...