How would a dementia friendly society memorialise people with dementia?

Guest blogger, Sarah Blair, Administration Manager at Holly Bank Nursing home, ponders the question of how residents with dementia can be remembered and memorialised. I am not a “dementia professional”. I am not a doctor, a nurse or a researcher. I don’t have any qualifications or authority on the subject of dementia, and I have…

Remembrance in the Christmas Season.

Remember Me researchers Dr Yvonne Inall and Rev Dr Andrew Goodhead consider emerging strategies for remembrance at Advent and Christmas time. With the onset of winter and as Christmas approaches, families come together. This is also a time when family members or friends who have died are remembered. In bereavement, men and women remember those…