Redefining Dementia
RedefiningDementia
A space to provide information, share experiences, and encourage living well with various types of dementia.
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Our latest guest blog post is written by a pioneer of person-centred pharmacies: Paul Bowman of Bowman's Pharmasave!

Paul writes about some of the challenges people often face when it comes to medication compliance and how to overcome these for the ...

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Person Centred Universe | Dementia support for familly and healthcare

We believe in a better world for those affected by dementia. As care providers, we want to be sure that we have the best tools to provide quality of care.

August 23rd
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August 20th in RedefiningDementia

Our elders provide us incredible wisdom...

see how this park in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan is helping ignite the stories and history of our elders to share with those younger than them.

What an amazing initiative!

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I wish they had tagged the source :) Schlegel's Villages has been bringing this forward for years. They mentioned the initiative in ON but this is also just one RH/LTC chain that has been doing it. I sat on it in June for Senior's month :)

August 20th
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Our elders provide us incredible wisdom...

see how this park in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan is helping ignite the stories and history of our elders to share with those younger than them.

What an amazing initiative!

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globalnews.ca

Saskatoon park bench aims to connect young people and seniors

A new park bench in Saskatoon is focused on bridging the gap between seniors and youth in the community.

August 20th
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July 17th in RedefiningDementia

Care providers -

This meme may resonate with you. You may not have had a day to yourself in a long time. You may provide care day in and day out. Even as a Personal Support worker, or an RN, or a housekeeping and environmental staff, it's hard to ...

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For some reason the phrase ‘day to yourself’ resonated:). Time for yourself is so important!

July 17th
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Care providers -

This meme may resonate with you. You may not have had a day to yourself in a long time. You may provide care day in and day out. Even as a Personal Support worker, or an RN, or a housekeeping and environmental staff, it's hard to ...

July 17th
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July 10th in RedefiningDementia

Here in New Brunswick, we've been under a heat advisory for over a week now. In the blistering +40 degree heat, Rachel Neal and I ran errands - not a smart idea!

These rising temperatures, and the longstanding heat, can be severely detrimental to ...

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Hope you're able to be inside and not having to be outside at all? My heart goes out to you all!

July 11th
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July 10th in RedefiningDementia

Here in New Brunswick, we've been under a heat advisory for over a week now. In the blistering +40 degree heat, Rachel Neal and I ran errands - not a smart idea!

These rising temperatures, and the longstanding heat, can be severely detrimental to ...

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Hang in there guys!

July 11th
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July 10th in RedefiningDementia

Here in New Brunswick, we've been under a heat advisory for over a week now. In the blistering +40 degree heat, Rachel Neal and I ran errands - not a smart idea!

These rising temperatures, and the longstanding heat, can be severely detrimental to ...

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New Brunswick’s turn.....waooo....

July 10th
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Here in New Brunswick, we've been under a heat advisory for over a week now. In the blistering +40 degree heat, Rachel Neal and I ran errands - not a smart idea!

These rising temperatures, and the longstanding heat, can be severely detrimental to ...

July 10th
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June 25th in RedefiningDementia

We have been keeping a BIG secret!!!!

We have partnered with the incredible True Doors to help improve quality of life and engage in reminiscence in long term care homes!

True Doors is a socially minded company, based out of Amsterdam, the ...

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Good for you!!! There is a lot to be said for making our environment welcoming. Long-term care should not feel like an institution. It's the person's home, so make it feel like a home. So nice to see that is starting to happen.

July 8th
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