First of its kind dementia care in Malpas
Marking Dementia Action Week, from the 20-26th May, Prospect House Nursing Home is leading the way in improving the quality of life for people with advanced dementia by adopting the Namaste "loving touch" Care Programme.
By: prospect house nursing home
Sharon Dodds, RMN, and home manager at Prospect House care and nursing home says: "Delivering the Namaste Care Programme during Dementia Action Week will have even more resonance with us and the families we support as we continue to work to improve the lives of those with dementia.
"Working with the loved ones of residents to partake in the programme is of great value, not only to the residents but also for themselves, who have sometimes struggled to engage positively with their mother or father, husband, or wife. For them to be able to witness them in a relaxed state, embracing others in their environment, and engaging in activities they never thought possible is a truly amazing experience."
Namaste Care is a seven-day-a-