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How Sensory Stimulation Can Be Beneficial

According to the World Health Organisation, Dementia is ‘the syndrome in which there is a deterioration in cognitive function beyond…

11 Jan 2022
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What are the Benefits of an Exercise Regime

Exercise is important, no matter what stage of your life. However, for older people, the need to maintain a keen…

01 Nov 2021
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The Benefits of Socializing While Coping With Dementia

Humans are social creatures. Even the most introverted of us, those who prefer their own company, feel the benefit of…

28 Sep 2021

Knowing the Symptoms of Dementia

While it’s always best to speak to a proper medical professional, there are some key symptoms of dementia you should…

24 Sep 2021
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How To Talk To Someone With Dementia

A dementia diagnosis can be devastating. However, you shouldn’t think it’s the end of your relationship with your loved one,…

20 Sep 2021

Differentiating Between Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication

At Hands on Care, we've been providing health and social care services for individuals living with dementia, learning difficulties and…

01 Apr 2021
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The Benefits of Personal Care at Home

At Hands On Care we understand that maintaining independence is hugely important. As we get older however, certain day-to-day activities…

15 Mar 2021
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What’s The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia?

Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are often used interchangeably, but unknown to many, there is actually a difference to the meaning…

10 Mar 2021
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Help with Dementia at Home

Moving into a care home can be very daunting and often upsetting for individuals living with dementia as not only…

01 Mar 2021