Below are a number of national and international links for dementia care, Alzheimer’s Disease and support for carers, plus local links for Rutland social care and support groups.
If you know of any other websites that should be listed here, please contact us. Please note that Rutland Reminders are not responsible for any of the content on external websites.
Leading the fight against dementia – an authoritative website providing information and support. The Alzheimer’s Society also fund medical and social research, and campaign for better quality of life for those with dementia.
Contented Dementia Trust – SPECAL (Specialised Early Care for Alzheimer’s)
A charitable organisation with an innovative approach to the care of people with dementia, offering a different and successful way of managing the disease for both the person with dementia and their family.
Dementia and Aging: The Effects On Personal Relationships
A wide variety of useful websites in America, Australia and the UK can be found in this helpful article by Sue Jones.
Pictures to Share
A Social Enterprise publishing visual media for people with mid to late stage dementia. 11 books, a DVD, pictures for walls and place mats for dining rooms.
Family Resource Guide to Alzheimer’s Disease by Jennifer Grey
Includes supportive links in America.
A comprehensive series of articles beginning with ‘What is Dementia?’
Wristband Express – All About Alzheimer’s
An excellent collection of Alzheimer’s links and information.
‘Memory Lane’, a drop-in Centre with coffee and cakes for people with dementia and their Carers meets at St John and St Anne, Westgate on the first Thurday of the month from 10am, run by Age UK.
Rutland LINk – Rutland Local Involvement Network (LINk)
Rutland’s Voice in Health and Social Care gives local people the opportunity to have their say on local Health & Social Care Services.
Support for Carers Leicestershire
Inform and support for carers in all communities throughout Leicestershire; to improve carers’ quality of life, promote their health and well-being and to encourage them to make real choices about their lives.
Rutland Care Village
Care homes in Oakham with Brambles Social Centre where Rutland Reminders host its singing sessions.
Books & Printed Resources
We have a number of books, printed resources and CDs available for our guests and carers to borrow – view full library inventory.
Our Newsletters are also available to download – view Rutland Reminders Newsletters.