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Eating, Drinking & Dementia

Step 1: People with dementia sometimes lose interest in food. If possible, get your loved one involved in planning menus and preparing meals, or even just setting the table. This can help spark their interest and encourage them to eat well. Visual cues like salt, pepper and bottles of sauce on the table can prompt […]

Easy to apply 1950s Wallpaper Scene

Have You Seen our 1950s Room Scene Reminiscence Wallpaper? Hear the story about how we made it …

Have You Seen our 1950s Room Scene Reminiscence Wallpaper? by Gillian Hesketh At Happy Days, we appreciate there’s nothing better than fresh air for feeling good but when residents, patients and people living with dementia, really can’t get outside – we like to create everyday environments indoors to share and enjoy. Providing an interesting or […]

1950s Polka Dot Dress www.dementiaworkshop.co.uk

Dementia Information Event Clifton Hospital Lytham 19th June – Free Entrance

At Clifton Hospital, Lytham there will be week-long awareness events. On May 19 there will be a Dementia Carers’ Information Day with BBC Radio Lancashire’s Sally Naden broadcasting live, 1940s singer Beverley Alexander, Blackpool and Fylde College students hairdressing department styling hair in 1940s fashion, stalls, coffee and cake plus other special guests. Meet Happy […]

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Bring the outdoors … indoors

Here’s just a brief look into one of our recent projects … We appreciate there’s nothing better than fresh air for feeling good but when residents really can’t get outside – we like to bring the garden and everyday environment indoors to share and enjoy. In our recent project with Daniel at Wellcroft Care Home – […]