There’s something about walking that seems to set the creative juices flowing – not least when the walker is a person with dementia. The fourth story in our ‘Taking A Break’ series.
Fitness, friendship and fun – that’s what we got dancing at the Swinton Grand Palais. A brilliant dementia fund-raiser … where Lena’s on top form.
Out in a tiny rowing-boat on a massive expanse of water. A microcosm of our life with Alzheimers. Part 3 in the ‘Taking A Break’ story series.
‘On The Road’ – part 2 of our road-trip story. Driving – just sitting in the car and going somewhere new – gives us a welcome break from the daily routine with dementia. But how will Lena feel about spending the night away from home?
This week, Ctrl+Alz+Shift looks at short break and holidays for people with dementia and their partners. Today: ‘Going Away’ … Making plans can be a worry. Will your partner be disoriented and upset if you move them away from familiar surroundings?