Coronavirus (COVID-19): information for families looking after someone with dementia

We know that this is a worrying time for families looking after someone with dementia. The weeks ahead are going to be challenging. But there are a few things you can do to look after yourself, and the person with dementia, during this time.

Coronavirus: advice for families looking after someone with dementia

The current government advice is for everyone over age 70 or with other health conditions to stay at home for up to 16 weeks. This does not specifically include people with dementia; but if the person you care for has other health considerations, or is in any way vulnerable, you might decide to follow this advice

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Coronavirus: questions and answers

We have put together a list of commonly asked questions to our Helpline, which we will update as and when the situation develops

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Leaflets and information

Information, blogs and ideas for people living with dementia during this time

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Dementia Helpline

Our free Dementia Helpline is staffed by our dementia specialist nurses and is for anyone with a question or concern about dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

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