News and Events

Please look at the links below for the latest news and events on Dementia.  There is further reading in the Books and Journals section and the Dementia Archive for older news.

Latest updates . . .

May Activity Idea

Please find an idea for May

Doll Therapy in Dementia Care

Doll therapy is often used as a non pharmacological intervention which can help in reducing behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia this can have a significant improvement in the behaviour of residents with dementia when the dolls are introduced as a choice. 

March Activity Idea

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February Activity Idea

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December Activity Idea

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Recommended reading on Dementia

I can recommend this list of reading on Dementia published by Oxford County Council DementiaCoreRecommendedList. Details on how to obtain the publications are in the pdf document.

“Tips to keep your noggin young”

Well, we would all like to think we could do that!

Carry on reading for tips on how to improve your brain health . . .

Dementia Awareness Training at Essex County Council

Forget me not has been providing Dementia Awareness training for Essex County Council since 2014.