Monthly Archives: July 2015

Horses to provide a new form of dementia care in Cumbria

Gaudium Ltd, the Penrith-based company that supports older and disabled people living in the community, are pleased to announce details of a new project they are establishing. The company is teaming up with Happy Hooves Riding Centre of Eamont Bridge, and ChangeWays Therapy Solutions, to provide courses in equine assisted therapy for people with dementia. […]

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  • 28 July 2015

North Yorkshire launches its dementia-friendly Herbert Protocol

​ North Yorkshire have followed the lead of neighbours, West and South Yorkshire, in implementing a national scheme designed to help people with dementia who go missing. The Herbert Protocol aims to provide the police with quick, detailed information about a person’s background and history in a standardised format that will help speed up the […]

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  • 24 July 2015

Chester Tesco innovates with first dementia-friendly checkout

A Tesco store in Chester has taken a positive stand in its quest to make shopping trips easier for those affected by dementia, by launching its first dementia-friendly checkout. The checkout which is positioned centrally in the Frodsham Street store has been specially designed and has a large sign above it. It is manned by […]

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  • 23 July 2015
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