Talking therapy and counselling

Talking therapies are treatments which involve talking to a trained professional about your thoughts, feelings and behaviour. There are many different types of talking therapy, but they all aim to: give you a safe time and place to talk to someone who won’t...

Fake Argos texts offering refunds

Watch out for these fake Argos texts offering refunds  These fake text messages purport to be from Argos and claim that you’re owed a refund. The link in the messages lead to phishing websites designed to steal your personal information, as well as payment details....

Scam Alert

Please be aware of a telephone scam that has started up once more. A Male with an accent calls to tell you he is from Scotland Police and they are working with the HMRC. They have a warrant for your arrest if you do not pay the back dated taxes you owe the Inland...

Dementia and difficulty with sounds

People with dementia can experience additional difficulties with their hearing, aside from those traditionally related to ageing. They may experience problems identifying what a sound is, or picking out one sound from another. As a result, it can be difficult for them...

Tips for better communication

Understanding the challenges a person living with dementia may face with communication: Dementia is a complex condition and every person’s experience is different. However, many people living with dementia can face similar challenges with communication. Often the...