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Really Useful Online Resources

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KatherineW

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The following resources are the threads and links that TP members have found to be particularly helpful over the years.

If you'd like to see another thread added to the list, please contact one of the moderators via PM, or send an email to talkingpoint@alzheimers.org.uk.


Alzheimer’s Society Information & Services

Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Knowledge Centre

Alzheimer’s Society Factsheets

Find your local Alzheimer's Society service


Care

Care Quality Commission 'Easy Read' Guides to Care

Finding a care home

Care home selection - CHS Healthcare

CQC Complaints Procedure

Our information on selecting and moving into a care home

Reviews of UK care homes


Emotional & Practical Support

Our blog post on managing guilty feelings as a carer

A-Z of support organisations

Carers UK website

Driving and dementia

Holidays and travelling

Toilet problems and continence

Making daily life more comfortable

Compassionate Communication with the Memory Impaired

Useful Dementia publications from University of Western Sydney, Australia

Washing and bathing

When a loved one dies


Equipment & Assistive Technology

Alzheimer's Society Shop - Daily Living Aids

Calendars


Legal and Financial Information

Benefits information

NHS continuing healthcare

Making a Lasting Power of Attorney


Understanding Dementia

The brain and dementia

Books on dementia

Frontotemporal dementia information

Dementia awareness e-learning course from SCIE (Social Care Institute for Excellence)

Pain in advanced dementia

Sundowning: what is it?

Urinary Tract Infections

Vascular dementia: what is it and what causes it?

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