In the early stages of dementia, individuals typically retain their ability to navigate daily life and perform routine tasks. However, as the condition advances, the importance of seeking specialised dementia care that allows the person to remain in the familiar surroundings of their own home cannot be overstated.
This approach not only offers essential support but also provides a source of comfort and reassurance amid the emotional challenges faced.
Our Carers undergo specialised training which helps them provide compassionate and effective support to our clients’ as their cognitive challenges evolve. Their primary focus is to ensure our clients’ safety while also offering reassurance, reducing stress, and alleviating fears. Our Carers are dedicated to helping individuals maintain their skills, creating a sense of comfort, normality and companionship throughout their journey
Caring for a loved one with dementia can present significant challenges for families, and this is where a professional service from Brighter Days Care can provide invaluable assistance. Our aim is to support our clients in maintaining their everyday routines, and in collaboration with families, we devise strategies to help them remain active and in the comfort of their own homes for as long as possible.
Our Carers are well-versed in the intricacies of communication with individuals living with dementia. We undergo comprehensive training to ensure we employ the right approaches when engaging with our clients, listening attentively and effectively to their unique needs and concerns.
Maintaining a healthy, balanced diet and staying adequately hydrated become increasingly crucial as we age, especially for individuals with dementia. At Brighter Days Care, our Carers play an active role alongside family members to ensure that our clients remain in good health and comfort.
As dementia symptoms progress, clients may face challenges in recognising certain foods or remembering their preferences. We are well-equipped to address these issues on a daily basis, helping to ensure our clients receive proper nutrition and enjoy their meals.
Above all, our Carers dedicate time to provide companionship and support for clients with dementia, helping to alleviate their worries and reduce stress, contributing to their overall well-being.
At Brighter Days, our Carers are trained to identify new or changing cognitive concerns. They work hand in hand with their managers to ensure that our clients receive the compassionate support they need through referrals to the relevant memory services.
Our commitment at Brighter Days extends beyond caring. We are dedicated to collaborating with healthcare professionals and forging partnerships with external agencies that benefit our clients with memory loss. Our ultimate goal is to achieve the best possible outcomes for those who have been newly diagnosed and for those bravely living with long-term dementia. We understand the challenges faced, and we’re here to provide unwavering support and understanding every step of the way.