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A new approach to dementia care encourages people to live in the past

A pioneering approach to dementia care based on the principle of engaging with dementia patients not just as the people they are in the present, but also as the people they were in the past, is currently being featured in the Dementiaville series of documentaries for Channel 4. The approach, now being adopted by some […]

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Channel 4 documentary explores a change in culture in dementia care

Episode one of TV series shows how embracing the fact that people with dementia often live in the past can improve their wellbeing Channel 4 explores an innovative approach to working with people with dementia this week in the first episode of three-part documentary Dementiaville. Episode one features Poppy Lodge, a specially built dementia care […]

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