Jun 16, 2020

Men’s Health Week – taking action on Covid-19

    For Men's Health Week, Peter Watson, reflects on the guilt he felt when his wife first went into care and...
Apr 21, 2020

Being kind to yourself when you’re caring for others

Heather Brown is an Ambassador for Dementia Carers Count. She cares for her dad who has Alzheimer’s and she also cared for her husband...
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 26, 2020

Meaningful activity when you’re caring for someone with dementia during self-isolation

  Kate Legg is an Associate Practitioner with Dementia Carers Count. Kate is an Occupational Therapist working in Older...
Mar 26, 2020

Looking after your wellbeing during COVID-19

Dr Ruth Watson is an Associate Practitioner with Dementia Carers Count. Dr Watson is a Clinical Psychologist who completed her doctorate in...
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...
Mar 16, 2020

Nutrition and Hydration week 2020

For nutrition and hydration week our Head of Service Delivery, Sue Hinds, looks at some of the challenges that eating and drinking...
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...