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New Dementia Care Programme at Abbotswood Court Unlocks Tender Moment

New Dementia Care Programme at Abbotswood Court Unlocks Tender Moment

Utilising their new NAMASTE Care Programme, the Dementia Team at Abbotswood Court has helped to enable meaningful interactions with loved ones.

Home to a dedicated Dementia Care Team, they currently have 21 residents living with dementia. To aid this growing dementia community, Abbotswood Court has recently introduced a new NAMASTE Care Programme. Providing stimulating and meaningful experiences, this initiative has enabled an elderly female resident with dementia to share a tender moment with her husband.

Care Champions at Abbotswood Court Raise Awareness for Dementia in Romsey

Dementia

Dementia awareness champions at Abbotswood Court in Romsey have been hosting free dementia information sessions for members of the local community.

Abbotswood Court, a luxury care home and retirement development, is encouraging others to make a positive difference to the lives of those living with dementia in Romsey. Open to the public, they host regular sessions which give attendees information about the personal impact of dementia, and what they can do to help. Currently, there are 850,000 people with dementia in the UK, with numbers set to rise to over 1 million by 2025.

Abbotswood Court promotes healthy lifestyle choices among the elderly

Hydration Week

To promote healthy lifestyle choices amongst its elderly residents, Abbotswood Court is providing an eclectic mix of events for Nutrition and Hydration Week.

Abbotswood Court is marking Nutrition and Hydration Week with a program of events aimed at raising awareness about the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle, especially for those aged 80+. Nutrition and Hydration week is a national campaign celebrated between 12th and 18th of March.  Its mission is to create a movement that will reinforce nutrition and hydration as a vital part of quality care and safety improvement in social care settings.

Combined Care Initiative Benefits Old and Young in Romsey

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Encouraging greater happiness, mental stimulation and increased longevity amongst their elderly residents, Abbotswood Court care home in Romsey has been welcoming pre-school children from nearby Yellow Dot Nursery.

In the UK one in three over 65s see family members, including grandchildren, less than once a month. This can lead to feelings of isolation and mental decline. Providing positive mental and emotional stimulation, Abbotswood Court in Romsey has been connecting elderly residents with a group of pre-schoolers from the nearby Yellow Dot Nursery.