Care, Caregivers, Carers, Dementia, Dementia awareness, Dementia care, Happiness
11 June, 2018

During 2018's Dementia Action Week, I created five short videos on tips for people living with dementia and those who support them. The videos cover the difference between Alzheimer's Disease and dementia, resources and support services and making your home dementia-friendly.

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Aspergers, Autism spectrum, Care, Caregivers, Carers, Mental health
15 May, 2018

I was about 20 when I felt the full-force of supporting my mum. It wasn’t unexpected ... in my late teens she used to call me a lot ... some friends would comment “Is it your mum AGAIN?!” and yes it was.

She needed me. She needed to hear my voice, she needed my reassurance, my support and me to listen to her hourly struggles in order to decipher a world she has never truly felt part of.

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Dementia, Dementia awareness, Happiness, Mental health
1 May, 2018

It is with a really heavy heart when I say devastatingly, there is currently no cure or medical treatment for dementia and I often get asked why?

My heart could not go out further for someone who receives a diagnosis of a condition, and then is told that very little can be done to cure it or halt the progression.

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Caregivers, Dementia, Dementia awareness, Carers
29 March, 2018

In this video, I talk about 3 activity ideas that you can do with people living with dementia.

What activities have you tried?

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Caregivers, Carers, Dementia, Dementia awareness, Mental health
16 March, 2018

I have been a dementia advocate for over three years and in this video  I dispel three of the most common myths about dementia.

What other myths do you think surround this condition?

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  • An interview with Claire Grover-Forde
    29 May, 2020

    Rebecca speaks to the lovely Claire Grover-Forde who is a Support with Confidence PA. Claire has been working as a PA for four years and within the Health and Social Care sector for ten years. 

  • An interview with Dominic Cardall
    12 May, 2020

    Rebecca speaks to the lovely Dominic Cardall about his wife of 33 years Gill.

  • An interview with Charlotte Carp
    5 May, 2020

    Rebecca speaks to good friend Charlotte Carp whose mum lives with a rare form of dementia: Posterior Corticol Atrophy (PCA).