• Matthew, the Admiral Nurse

    We follow Admiral Nurse, Matthew, as he visits two of the 40 families currently on his caseload in Wakefield. Sue, who cares for her husband, says, “Matthew’s like my rock really, he’s just there.” 

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    Matthew, the Admiral Nurse

    We follow Admiral Nurse, Matthew, as he visits two of the 40 families currently on his caseload in Wakefield. Sue, who cares for her husband, says, “Matthew’s like my rock really, he’s just there.” 

    Watch the video

  • Mike and Chris

    Mike cares for his wife Chris and has the support of Matthew, his Admiral Nurse. 
    He says: “With Matthew’s advice and support I have regained my confidence, and I feel I can cope with the ever-changing demands that Chris’s dementia presents, making me a better carer for her.”

    Read Mike and Chris’s story

    Mike and Chris

    Mike cares for his wife Chris and has the support of Matthew, his Admiral Nurse. 
    He says: “With Matthew’s advice and support I have regained my confidence, and I feel I can cope with the ever-changing demands that Chris’s dementia presents, making me a better carer for her.”

    Read Mike and Chris’s story

  • Anita and Trevor

    “It’s so important for carers to have support as well. As a carer, you want to believe that you can get past it, that you can do it on your own. But Helen would talk to me, and through these chats, we’d discuss what I needed. She was my prop.”

    Read Anita’s story

    Anita and Trevor

    “It’s so important for carers to have support as well. As a carer, you want to believe that you can get past it, that you can do it on your own. But Helen would talk to me, and through these chats, we’d discuss what I needed. She was my prop.”

    Read Anita’s story

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