Dementia Services Team
Negative feelings which can result from the symptoms of dementia and these feelings can be stressful, particularly if the person is struggling to understand the situation they perceive themselves to be in.
Mealtimes are the highlight of the day.
Spending time in meaningful activities can continue to be enjoyable and stimulating for people with dementia at all stages of the condition. Taking part in activities based on the interests and abilities of a person with Dementia can also significantly increase their well-being and quality of life.
carehome.co.uk is an independent organisation that 'rates' care homes throughout the U.K. based on reviews which the public send to them. carehome.co.uk display these reviews on their website and send them to us to show on our homes' own web pages.
If you wish to know what people think of our support for those living with dementia look at these independent reviews. Select a home from the location search box on our main webpage. Click on the picture of the home selected and then click on the yellow tab 'Reviews' on the right.
At Runwood Homes we believe in the importance of good design to assist our residents living with dementia to feel safe, comfortable and at home. We aim to follow the principles that good design should;
Some features have an effect on peoples feelings, and we like to emphasise these in order to enhance feelings of comfort and safety. These features include;