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Here you have access to a wide range of resources. They can be filtered by 'Role', 'Resource Type' and the QCF units for Awareness of Dementia, which we have given user friendly names:

  • The basics about dementia – DEM 201
  • Putting the person first: Seeing the person not the dementia – DEM 202
  • Improving communication: Helping people live well with dementia – DEM 205
  • Treating people as individuals – DEM 207
  • Protecting people's rights and freedom to choose – DEM 211

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Heath talk online – Difficult decisions: Driving

Carers explore some of the problems associated with driving and dementia.


HBO The Alzheimer’s Project - Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am?

This film explores the experiences of children who have grandparents with Alzheimer’s. 
N.B. Some viewers may find the material in this video distressing.


HBO The Alzheimer’s Project - The Memory Loss tapes

The Alzheimer’s Project is a HBO documentary about the lives of seven people and their journeys through dementia.
N.B. Some viewers may find the material in this video distressing.


Dementia Services Development Centre – A Caring Memories Book for Dementia: Mary’s story

This video highlights the benefits of using a ‘caring memories book’ to stimulate conversation.


Canada Dementia knowledge Transfer Network (CDKTN) – Family

This video highlights the importance of support workers looking after the carer.