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

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to cause concern throughout the UK, we are here to support you through any anxieties you may have.

Key information on Covid-19 restrictions

There have been some changes to restrictions due to the new omicron variant of Covid-19. We have listed some important information on the changes and how they might affect you or your family.

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Giving the Covid-19 vaccine to someone living with dementia

If you are a carer or relative to a person with dementia, you may want to think how you can prepare and support them to have the Covid-19 vaccine

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Covid-19's long tail

Whilst society will now start to see some normality, the long tail of Covid-19 will be felt strongly

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Care homes and the coronavirus outbreak

Dr Sarah Russell and Suzanne Wightman from our Professional and Practice Development Team have put together some common questions and answers for people living in care homes, their families and the care home staff

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Registering as a carer with your GP

It’s important to consider accessing the Carers Register at your local GP surgery so the GP can identify the effects caring can have on your health

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Impact of Covid-19 – summary report of carers’ experiences

Many people affected by dementia were already facing a lack of support before the Covid-19 pandemic. We carried out a survey to assess the impact of the pandemic on families affected by dementia. This report was put together by the Insights and Evaluation team

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