Information & Resources
Home Instead has published a book called "Confidence to Care" which is full of advice, guidance and techniques to help family carers who are supporting people on their journey living with dementia.
The book was put together with professional guidance and the insights of family carers, professional carers and experts in the field of dementia. It focuses on memory and behaviour symptoms that that carers frequently need help with and carers can use it as an essential handbook to assist them in understanding the disease and to manage and help alleviate dementia related behavioural symptoms.
The book can be ordered from Amazon Confidence to Care UK Edition and all profits from the book are donated to the Home Instead Bring Joy Foundation which is charity which donates funds to organisations that help older people in the community.
Alternatively please contact us on 01329 282 469 and we will be happy to lend you a copy.
Home instead Fareham and Gosport, in partnership with Age Concern Hampshire, operate a Memory Café in Lee on Solent on the first Thursday of every month between 2pm and 4pm.
The Café runs at the Methodist Church Hall in the High Street, Lee on Solent and is a free service.
The Memory Café provides an opportunity for people living with memory loss, Alzheimer's or other dementia's and their carers to meet other for support, advise or just the opportunity to socialise in an informal but safe environment.
The Café operates on a drop in basis so that those attending can feel free to come for all or part of the afternoon.
If you would like more information please call us on 01329 282 469.
Thank you for your care and insight.
We are so lucky to have such wonderful people in our parents lives.Mrs L - Fareham