Working with dementia
Kintyre House hosts a dementia awareness café, where staff, residents and their families and friends can come together to better understand the illness We can all share our experiences and find ways to help cope with dementia.
The café is hosted by our activities coordinators and training manager. It is an informal gathering to support family and friends through their loved ones’ dementia journey. Based on sharing of experiences, discussing your concerns with a cake and a coffee of course!
We provide our dementia training courses to family and friends.
Those who have attended have found it beneficial and it helps to facilitate good communication between residents, staff and visitors.
Our staff receive regular training and updates on dementia and best practice in its management.
We use a number of activity tools such as reminiscence and music to keep residents engaged and active as part of the every day life of the home.
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