I am a Care Professional

Care professionals (doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, social workers, etc) work with individuals and families impacted by dementia. Learn about care practices and psychosocial interventions in dementia care that promotes overall well-being of persons living with dementia and their caregivers.

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Night Respite Services for Caregivers

Are you unable to take time off your caregiving duties because your loved one living with dementia is experiencing sundowning?  …

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Brain Health and Reduction of Risks for Dementia

We are increasingly aware of the importance of brain health, which affects our physical well-being and daily functions. Having the …

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Anticipatory Grief

Dementia may gradually change the personality of your loved one. Anticipatory grief occurs when someone questions whether this “stranger” who is …

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Design Principles & Audit Tools

In recent years, there has been a growing pool of dementia-inclusive design guiding principles developed by subject matter experts, intended …

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Reminiscence Arts

Caring for our loved ones living with dementia often involves seeking effective ways to ensure that they live a life …

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Learn about Dementia Care via E-learning

To build up the capability of our care professionals, the Agency for Integrated Care (AIC) has a Dementia Care Competency …

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Why Do Behavioural Changes Happen?

Dementia is accompanied by behavioural changes, which affect your loved one living with dementia and all of you around him/her. …

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Making a Will

Planning a will is important to carry on the wishes of a person after they pass on. The will should …

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Communication & Interaction Skills

How Communication Can Be Affected at Different Stages of Dementia As the condition of a person living with dementia progresses, …

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Preparing for Doctor’s Visit

Being well-prepared for a doctor’s visit will be beneficial to you and your loved one living with dementia. Keep a …

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Caregiving Through the Stages of Dementia

Your role as a caregiver changes with the progression of your loved one’s condition. Below summarises the caregiving experience through …

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Caregiver Training Courses

You may consider signing up for caregiving training to help you better care for your loved ones living with dementia. …

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