Christmas can be a time of mixed emotions in the care industry. This festive holiday period is always full of nostalgia and reminiscence, but for those living with dementia, it can also be a time of upset routines and unhappy memories. For family and friends too, Christmas presents a unique set of challenges.
We've put together a simple guide to some of the ways you can not only make the home environment a safe and secure place for someone with dementia, but also ensure loved ones feel included without being overwhelmed. Share it with staff, family and friends at your care home.