Dementia Training

Did you know?

One in three people over 65 will pass-away with dementia.

More than 60% of all care home residents, aged over 65, have a form of dementia.

If you are struggling to care for a loved one with dementia it is important to remember you are not alone. Almost 2,000 families like yours have trusted Home Instead Senior Care to provide one-on-one home care for loved ones with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

A number of Home Instead Shrewsbury, Ludlow and Oswestry CAREGivers are embarking on a training programme designed by national and international renowned Dementia and Alzheimer's experts. This training is led by our Director and Owner, Rachael.  The CAREGivers who attend the training are provided with the latest in Dementia education and home care techniques, so you can be assured your loved one is being cared for by a trusted professional.

Our CAREGivers are trained to:

Maintain a safe environment
Manage changing behaviour
Provide nutritious meals
Provide mind-stimulating activities
Create social interaction
Supervise daily activities
Our caregivers can also provide assistance with enhancing and restoring the simple pleasures of life, such as a walk in the park, a trip out in the car or spending time in the garden. These care activities are proven to maximise abilities and independence. The best place for a person with memory loss is in familiar surroundings. The services provided by Home Instead are a valuable, trusted solution to help your loved one maintain a regular routine, enhancing his or her quality of life.