For someone with Dementia, staying in hospital can be very frightening, you as a carer or as family can help make their stay easier.
Here are a few things you can do to help:-
For example, come at meal times so that you can provide some social support to your relative
The word ‘dementia’ describes a set of symptoms that may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving, effects daily function and language. These changes are often small to start with, but for someone with dementia they have become severe enough to affect daily life. A person with dementia may also experience changes in their mood or behaviour, mobility and senses.
Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by disease, there are many types of Dementia. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, but there are many other types of Dementia identified.
If you require any further information please contact our dedicated email address:- firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a dedicated link for Volunteers and Dementia Companions: Ffrindimi.email@example.com
All Wales Dementia Care Pathway of Standards
Or Dewi’s Dementia Wales Road Map Wales is a web based platform providing information about the Dementia journey alongside local information about services. Support groups and care pathways to support living well with Dementia in Wales. DEWIS Dementia Road Map