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Forget me Not Ward redesign has led to improved dementia care in Warrington

Debra Carberry, nurse specialist for older people at Warrington and Halton NHS Foundation Trust, has seen how imaginative changes in the hospital environment have helped improved dementia care by cheering, calming and consoling patients with dementia. Here she describes how a ward at Warrington Hospital has been refurbished following a successful bid from the King’s Fund… […]

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Lincoln Golf Centre praised in Parliament for helping people with dementia

Last November Lincoln Golf Centre became the UK’s first recognised ‘dementia friendly golf club’ when, following work with the Alzheimer’s Society, it began using golf to tailor a physical, mental and social stimulation service to each dementia client. Lincoln MP, Karl McCartney Feedback from clients has been overwhelmingly positive, and Lincoln MP, Karl McCartney, praised […]

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