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Wellbeing Materials for Care Homes - Residents Living with Dementia

Wellbeing – Later Stages Dementia

Dementia Wellbeing is at the heart of Happy Days, helping care teams enrich social and sensory care for people living with dementia. Research shows that people living with later stages of dementia may have less contact with other people beyond personal care, eating and drinking. People with advanced dementia often find it difficult to communicate and interact with […]

Journalist Alison Winward writes about Happy Days Dementia Workshop – How reminiscing can help …

By Alison Winward – Journalist, writer, editor. A Made Near Me about making peace There’s colouring books and toys; retro phones and vintage biscuit tins; bright, cheerful posters – and (part of) a life-sized photograph of a mid-century living room. But I’m not in a pre-school nursery, or some ‘ironic’ kitsch homeware shop, I’m in Gillian Hesketh’s […]

Wall Art for Care Homes www.dementiaworkshop.co.uk

Dementia Engagement: Helping Activity Coordinators Engage …

At Happy Days, we like to help care teams and activity coordinators engage with residents and enrich social care every day. We often take talking and creating conversations for granted – We assume it’s easy for everyone to join in a conversation. Starting a new conversation with someone you don’t know anything about can be […]