Clock for Person with Dementia

Large display clock for people with dementia. Ideal for care homes and dementia daycare centres

Buy a clock for person with dementia. With simple to use, large digital or hand dials.

There are many types of clocks available to buy for a person with dementia. That will help them tell the time easier and in a more simple way.

These clocks are ideal for the elderly and people who are partially sighted or anybody who just want a big clock with a big display.

If you are looking for a special timepiece with an easy to read clock face to make it easier for someone to tell the time have a look at a few of the available clocks to buy for someone with dementia below. You can find special day night clocks in our shop. » Read more

How to make a memory book

A memory book can help a family member or a friend remember their life stories.  We take a look at how to make a memory book and how it can help people with memory loss, dementia and disease such as Alzheimer’s.

How to make a memory book

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What is a memory book?

A memory book contains a collection of photographs, pictures and descriptions placed in a book to help the person or others to remember a persons life’s activities or interests. Photos of friends and family members, events in their life or work can all be included in a memory book. » Read more

Help Move a Person With a Swivel Seat.

A swivel seat allows a person with difficulty with movement to be moved more easier

Swivel seat can help with mobility when turning

Swivel seats are great to help a person turn and move when seated more easily.

If you are a carer looking after somebody with limited movement it can be difficult moving the person at times but a swivel seat can help.

If you are looking to aid mobility in a person that is sat on a chair or car seat that finds it difficult to get out of the chair or seat then a swivel seat could be the answer to help the individual with their movement. » Read more

Independent Living Home Monitors for the Home

Independent living home monitors for help with a persons home independence

Home monitoring equipment can help independent living

Independent living for an elderly person, especially if the person has dementia can be a worry for family members and carers.

You need to know the person is safe at all times which can be a constant worry for you as the carer especially if you have to work or look after children.

Often care home costs and the trauma for the person involved in leaving their family home makes it almost impossible for you to contemplate making your loved one leave their home to move into a nursing home or into residential care. » Read more

Can a Blood Test Detect Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can a Blood Test Detect Alzheimer's Disease?

Can a Blood Test Detect Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can a Blood Test Detect Alzheimer’s Disease?

Well there is new research that suggests there could be a link between high homocysteine levels in your blood and Alzheimer’s disease but can a blood test really detect Alzheimer’s disease?

If detected early, high levels of homocysteine could indicate that you need to change your lifestyle and eating habits to help prevent Alzheimer’s in later life.

Although there is no exact diagnosis as to why we may get Alzheimer’s a simple blood test could go a long way to helping diagnose one of the conditions and reasons why we might later develop early onset dementia. » Read more

Bed Leaving Sensor Mat – Alarm Mat

Buy a bed leaving sensor mat for somebody with dementia

Buy bed leaving sensor mat from the dementia shop

Bed leaving sensor mat are ideal for a person who has a tendency to wander out of bed during the night and safety is an issue.

It can be situated on the floor next to the person’s bed or near a door.

It is an ideal product for a person with dementia.

When an individual gets out of the bed and puts a foot onto the sensor floor mat an alarm sounds and lets you know that the person is leaving their bed.

Bed leaving sensor mat. The best selling dementia product in 2010

Voted best-selling product 2010

The wireless sensor mat kit also includes a sensor mat transmitter and pager. The product also comes with free UK delivery.

The alarm mat can also be used to let you know when an individual is entering or leaving the house if placed by a door. the mat can also be used on a chair to alert you when a person leaves a chair.

Our review of the bed leaving sensor mat

If you would like to know when a person gets out of bed this product is an excellent choice. Wireless, so no need for extension cables and plug sockets. Can easily be moved to different place, like an entrance or exit floor space next to a door in the house if the person wanders.

The bed leaving sensor mat is ideal for monitoring an elderly person or dementia sufferer to let you know when they are leaving the bed or chair. An alarm sounds via a pager to alert you when the person steps on the mat. This is ideal if placed near a door to alert you if they are trying to leave the house or care home.

Wireless alarm kit review gets five stars

Review

Product receives a 5 star rating from us at Dementia.co.uk

You can find a full range of bed and floor sensor mats at our dementia shop here

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