'Tips for the housing sector on supporting those affected by dementia during the coronavirus pandemic' briefing collaboration with Housing LIN

17 April 2020

We’ve been collaborating with Housing LIN, alongside Guinness Care, on a briefing which sets out a number of top tips on supporting people affected by dementia during the Coronavirus pandemic. It is specifically written for the housing sector, operators of specialist housing - such as extra care or retirement housing - or general needs housing. It also signposts to a selection of useful links and further practical advice.

Topics covered include:

  • Making decisions about health and wellbeing
  • Practical assistance, support and managing risks
  • Meaningful activity, loneliness and isolation
  • Housing management and related support
  • Design considerations
  • Advice and support

Please read the briefing in full here.