Dementia Web - Dementia Information Resource for Oxfordshire

DementiaWeb - Dementia Information Resource for Oxfordshire

Support for Carers and Family Members

When someone you care about has dementia you will probably find there are times when you need some emotional or practical support. You may find yourself in the role of primary carer for a loved one, or find yourself feeling sidelined. From coping with difficult behaviour, to talking to someone who understands dementia, this section aims to help you find the support you need. Click on one of the bubbles below to choose a topic.

Hypnotic Tracks

To support you in your caring role, Guideposts has developed a range of CDs and downloads specially created to help you relax, to increase confidence and wellbeing. In partnership with Weller Associates these professional stress reductions CDs and downloads can play an important part in help you cope with the pressures of being a carer. With each CD bought the purchaser gets support and coaching from Sam Weller, leading hypnotherapist in Oxfordshire, if they need it. Guideposts receives 50% of all sales which is used to maintain this Dementiaweb site, the most used site in Oxfordshire for carers, families and professionals seeking help and information about dementia.

Support for Carers and Family Map - click a bubble to get more information on that topic
Who Can I Talk To? Looking After Yourself Children and Young People Carers Centres and Support Groups Difficult Behaviour Practical Help Respite Courses and Training

Use the Mind Map above to help locate the areas about which you want information. Click the bubbles to take you to the desired topic. For more information about using the Dementia Web site go to Help. : funded and managed by Guideposts with support from the Big Lottery Fund