Written by Active Minds on Thursday the 20th of December 2012.
Active Minds have recently been featured on the Guardian’s Social Care Network, a forum for professional carers.
The piece looks at the benefits of keeping people living with dementia physically and mentally active. Referring to the Department of Health and Alzheimer’s Society research that shows regular mental and physical stimulation can help to reduce the dependency on Anti-Psychotic medication and improve quality of life.
Ben shared his experience of caring for his grandfather, who had dementia, and how it inspired him to set up Active Minds.
The article sparked an overwhelming positive response from the professional care community, to read the article in full click here