Book Club

Book Club

By Trina Dungavel I wanted to tell you a little bit about our book club at Burton court and the woman who runs it. Tracey Rogers is a senior carer and has worked here for 4 years. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, mainly autobiography’s. She also loves...
The Power of Music

The Power of Music

The Next Generation of Dementia Carers Weapon of Choice perhaps? Playlist for Life was founded by broadcaster Sally Magnusson. After her mother Mamie’s death, Sally wrote her best-selling memoir Where Memories Go: why dementia changes everything. Research In her...
What is Early/Young Onset Dementia?

What is Early/Young Onset Dementia?

About Early/Young-onset dementia Early onset dementia is defined as dementia diagnosed in those under the age of 65. It is also referred to as ‘young onset’ or ‘working age’ dementia. In the UK there are an estimated 42,000 people living with early/young onset...
Do you have Lockdown fatigue?

Do you have Lockdown fatigue?

Are you finding this Lockdown harder to deal with? Is it a struggle to stay positive? Or are you just fed up with all the restrictions and just want to get on with your life now! The lockdowns have been a massive disruption for everyone. Many of us have found...
Covid 19 Vaccine

Covid 19 Vaccine

The coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine is safe and effective. It gives you the best protection against coronavirus and helps us to protect our ladies, gentlemen, loved ones and the wider community. The vaccine has started to be rolled out to care home staff and our ladies...