Preventing Dementia

Living With Dementia – What To Do

What is Dementia? Dementia covers a wide range of conditions that cause changes to the brain. These changes can affect memory, how a person thinks, their speech, and the ability to do everyday tasks. When people experience difficulty with memory or feel embarrassed in public when their language slows, it can also lead to increased […]

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Social Farming for those with Dementia – A Good Idea?

People with dementia are showing improved health and improved quality of life if they spend time on a farm. I don’t mean a commercial working farm but a specialised farm where carers are available to assist, to mind, to encourage and to support people in their farming activities. This concept started in the Netherlands and […]