Category Archives for "Financial and Legal Advice"

Legal advice everyone with dementia needs to know

‘Ensure Your Legal Affairs are Well Organised’ urges Stephen Pett, from probate specialist solicitors, The Probate Department Ltd. Here he offers straightforward advice for anyone living with dementia….  Whether it is just a suspicion, or a diagnosis of dementia, leaving it too late to ensure your Legal Affairs are well organised can mean the wrong people end […]

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HSBC provides tips to those with dementia on how to protect your money

HSBC is rolling out a series a measures to help it become a “dementia friendly bank”. In a 3 year partnership with Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Scotland, the bank is trialling ways of making its products, services, premises and website all more accessible to those living with dementia. “Visiting a bank branch can be an […]

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Extended opening times for Dementia UK Admiral Nursing Helpline

To meet the ever growing demand for its support services, Dementia UK have now extended the opening hours of its Admiral Nursing Direct helpline to make it easier for anyone coping with dementia to receive the specialised help and advice they need. The telephone helpline which is run by dementia-specialist Admiral Nurses, saw a 35% rise in […]

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Creating dementia carer friendly workspaces

Giving employers the information they need to create dementia carer friendly workspaces and better support their employees who are working and caring for someone with dementia is the aim of a one day training course being run by the charity Pathways through Dementia and 4Dementia Carers in partnership with RemindMeCare. An increasing number of employees […]

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