Coping with feelings of guilt

Looking after someone with dementia can be a 24-hour a day job, and you might feel guilty because you are tired and flagging, or simply not able to be with the person every minute, day and night.

Looking after yourself when you care for someone 

It is important to try and realise that you are not just a family member, you are also a ‘carer’. This entitles you to particular benefits.