Memory Walk

Memory Walk

Our client Whitehaven Rest Home attended last years’ Memory Walk to raise money for dementia research. Two teams of Whitehaven staff accompanied by their family and friends completed the walk on a rainy day in Portsmouth. The purpose of the walk is to raise...
Whitehaven signs on as newest AutumnCare client!

Whitehaven signs on as newest AutumnCare client!

Whitehaven Residential Home has chosen AutumnCare to manage their care records. Home Manager Beverly made a selection after an extensive review of the care management systems currently available on the market.    Going the Extra Mile “AutumnCare was the...
Innovation and Technology for Dementia Care

Innovation and Technology for Dementia Care

Dementia care involves enabling people to live with as much freedom and choice as possible, whilst minimising risk. This can pose a particular challenge to carers, particularly when the resident is prone to wandering behaviour. Wandering behaviour occurs in 6 out of...
Dementia Design Principles

Dementia Design Principles

In a world first earlier this month, a design school for people with dementia was hosted in Birmingham.  People with dementia worked together with design experts to build a knowledge base about dementia inclusive design. Read more about the design school coordinated...
Meaning and Purpose for People Living with Dementia

Meaning and Purpose for People Living with Dementia

According to the Alzheimer’s Society, dementia not only steals memories and fosters depression and anxiety; it also robs individuals of their sense of purpose in life. Depression occurs in 20% to 40% of cases while anxiety occurs in 5% to 20% of cases of people...