Entries by lhbo4

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Community involvement | Atkinson’s

The wider community involvement is so important to us. Communities play an important role in every aspect of our lives. We have communities in our friends, families, employment, and our neighbourhood’s. We find community in the sports teams we support, or the artists we enjoy, even the food that we like. Having a sense of […]

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Dementia care | Healthy & Balanced Diet

Setting the scene for Dementia Friendly mealtimes A familiar, sociable environment can help a person with dementia to feel more comfortable eating and drinking. At Atkinson’s Private Nursing Home’s we strive for Mealtimes to be an enjoyable experience. turning off noisy TVs and radios, or playing some soothing, familiar music being flexible about mealtimes, avoiding times […]

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Dementia Care | Finding the right home

Dementia care | Finding the right home A person with Dementia needs more care & support as their condition progresses, and there may come a time when they will need to move to more permanent care. Choosing a Dementia Home A person with dementia will need more care and support as their condition progresses, and […]