Self-care for the festive season

If ever there was a polarising time of year, it’s now. The festive season can be lovely, exciting, heartwarming, and fun. It can also be incredibly stressful, lonely, claustrophobic, and difficult to cope with. Our mood might be lower than normal, due to it being...

Burglaries – Thames Valley Police Alert

There have been a number of burglaries in the area over the last month, particular in Chalfont St Peter, Chalfont St Giles and Little Chalfont.  The Neighbourhood team is working with residents to target harden their properties. In line with this please find...

Your tips – how to adjust after someone moves into care

When a loved one is diagnosed with dementia, lots of cogs start turning, with family, friends, consultants, social services, care agencies and others. There is one cog that is likely to grind to a halt. That is the primary carer of someone with dementia. Click here to...

Seasonal Affective Disorder

Click here to read this article that explains seasonal affective disorder, including possible causes and how you can access treatment and support. Includes tips for helping yourself, and guidance for friends and family.

Dementia patients go “cycling”

Stapely Care Home in Liverpool is trialing a scheme where exercise bikes and videos are used to enable residents living with dementia to go on virtual cycling trips to locations around the world. Click here to watch this video clip