Carers’ Stories

Dementia Diaries #4: … Entering my wife’s world

By |May 20th, 2020|

Derek from Wigan has written about his experience of looking after his wife who lives with dementia. Here, he shares reflections of assuming the role of ‘carer’ – while retaining his role as ‘husband’. A major impact of our caring [...]

Mum’s journey of moving into a care home

By |April 23rd, 2020|

Empowered Conversations facilitator Clare Tallis shares her mum’s journey of moving into a care home, the emotional and practical roads the family navigated to make the difficult decision, how they knew when it was the right time, how it has [...]

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