A program which uses personalised music playlists to help individuals living with dementia, chronic cognitive and physical impairments to reconnect with family, friends and carers.
Articles tagged with: communication
A website, suitable for care workers, health professionals and family carers, linking to free online resources
The need for love, affection, physical closeness and contact continues throughout life, as does the desire to look and feel good. These needs are all part of our sexuality which...
The Virtual Forest™ is a screen-projected game for people living with dementia. The virtual environment is designed to be calming and relaxing.
A composer and PhD student has released 20 classical music tracks specifically for people with dementia.
A short film produced by filmmaker Andrew Ferguson as part of Celebrate Ageing’ s Letters of Love and Dementia Campaign
Giving Voice Chorus is a choir program for people with dementia and their care partners.
The CAUSEd problem-solving tool assists carers to understand and respond when people with dementia are communicating their unmet needs through their behaviour.
A compilation of web based CALD resources which may assist in the delivery of culturally appropriate care to older people.
A resource to assist practitioners and families help people with an intellectual disability understand and come to terms with a diagnosis of dementia.
A DVD resource to support people living with dementia and intellectual disability and those individuals and organisation who assist them.
AJDC article about The Dementia And Imagination research project website looking into the impact of art in improving life for people with dementia and their carers.
- aged care
- external article
- professional carers
- dementia-friendly environments
- aged care quality standards
- medication management
- education and training
- antipsychotic medication
- storytelling competiton
- treatment options
- responsive behaviours
- media release
- residential aged care
- environmental design
- residential care
- health and well-being
- dementia awareness