Husband turns wife’s hospital room into 1960s living room to help with her dementia

by | Mar 14, 2017 | Dementia, News

A devoted husband who built a 1960s-style sitting room in a hospital ward to help his wife who was being treated for Alzheimer’s is now helping other dementia sufferers through similar DIY creations.

George Drummond, 70, found that decorating the room with period wallpapers, black-and-white photographs and racks for records helped his wife, Elaine, remember better times. Sitting  in front of a fire on a vintage sofa with old-fashioned wooden TV set helped her stay “calm and happy”, he said. Read more Yahoo News