Living Well with Dementia - Resources

Products and Equipment

Beaucare

We have created a collection of products that we feel best create a sense of well-being and reduce anxiety in patients.

Dementia Care Products

We provide specialist dementia signs, reminiscence products and daily living aids to prolong independence and improve quality of life.

Dementia Pathfinders

We provide learning opportunities, resources and services, to enable people with dementia and their families to live with hope, creativity and meaning.

Health and Care

Offering a range of products and equipment to help improve the daily lives of people with dementia

Helpful Things Company

Our products are designed to help promote independent living through helpful reminders, ease of use and promoting safety.

NRS Healthcare

We provide products and services designed to support independent living including daily living aids, mobility equipment and therapeutic resources. All of our products come with free support and advice from our friendly in-house occupational therapy team.

UKS Mobility

We provide a range of dementia products and dementia aids designed to make both carer and patients’ lives easier.

Technology

Health and Social Care 

 

Techsilver 

‘Our aim is to combine the world’s best technologies that help older people with outstanding service, support and guidance.  We help to keep people independent, connected and safe in their own homes, whilst giving their loved ones peace of mind, 24/7.’

www.techsilver.co.uk/technology-products-dementia

Unforgettable

 

Good Care Group

 

My Home Helper 

 

Possum.co.uk 

 

Creative Activities

Arts for Demetia 

Our mission is to re-energise and inspire families affected by dementia, to preserve their identity, sense of purpose, interests, joy in society through participating together in challenging arts activity.

www.arts4dementia.org.uk/resources

Bright Shadow

We are experts in creative activities that are fun, meaningful, accessible and challenging. All that we do promotes wellbeing for people living with dementia.

www.brightshadow.org.uk/bright-boxes-groups

Living Words Arts

Publications include ‘Bringing the Inside Out 2020’, the powerful words of people with a dementia, staff in care homes, and relatives, telling about their experiences of life in care homes under Covid lockdown and ‘The Things Between Us’, a collection of words and poems from people living with a dementia.

 Books – Living Words

Relish

Our mission is to help improve the overall wellbeing of people with dementia by providing fun, meaningful activities that help build their relationships with their family, friends and caregivers.

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Products For Elderly | Relish (relish-life.com)

S & H Activities 

Our aim is to provide meaningful dementia activities that bring smiles and make those important times together a better experience for everyone.

www.sandhactivities.co.uk

Sporting Memories Foundation

We use the power of remembering and talking about sport – along with physical exercise – to tackle dementia.

www.sportingmemoriesnetwork.com

Musical Activities

Music for Dementia Radio

A group of 5 themed radio stations available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year playing music that evokes memoriesListeners can choose their own era of music to listen to.

www.m4dradio.com

Music for my Mind

We are an innovative young charity aiming to improve the well-being of people living with dementia by creating and making personalised music widely available, as an affordable therapy in dementia care.

www.musicformymind.com

Utley Foundation 

The Foundation funded the establishment of a Commission on Dementia and Music and the publication of a report examining the positive impacts of music for people living with dementia, in partnership with the International Longevity Centre.

www.ilcuk.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Commission-on-Dementia-and-Music-report.pdf

The Foundation also created the Music for Dementia initiative, designed to ensure that people with dementia are reached and supported in their access to appropriate music as an integral part of their care plan

www.musicfordementia.org.uk

Dementia Friendly Design

Dementia Services Development Centre in Stirling – Design and Technology Suite 

Read more:

‘Light and Dementia: What works’

More to come…