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Our Dementia Specialist Nurses

Dementia Forward employs Dementia Specialist Nurses as part of their  dementia support team.

Dementia Specialist Nurses have unique skills and experience in providing care and support to people with dementia, their families, carers and health professionals. Other services they offer include:

  • Providing psychological support to help family, carers and people with dementia understand and deal with their feelings and emotions
  • Supporting family carers to develop and improve their skills in care giving
  • Liaising with other professional and organisations to provide coordinated care to people and their families
  • Providing therapeutic, psycho-educational and social support groups for family carers
  • Delivering specially tailored training to community groups and care homes
  • Running Peer Support Groups for people with a diagnosis of dementia