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Residential care

Find information and resources here on residential care services that provide accommodation and support for people who can no longer live at home.

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Dementia care options

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including care options and support services

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Caring for people with COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about caring for someone with COVID-19 (coronavirus).

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Dementia statistics

Trusted dementia statistics, including how prevalent it is, care statistics and forecasts

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What does a geriatrician do?

A geriatrician is a specialist doctor who cares for people aged 65 and over. Most are experts at helping people who have multiple conditions.

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Norovirus infection

Norovirus is one of several viruses that cause gastroenteritis. It’s spread easily, but good hygiene practices can help protect both you and others. Learn more.

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8 ways to stress-proof your festive season

Christmas can lead to stress, family conflict and financial woes for many people. Check out these tips for keeping your cool during the festive season.

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How technology is helping people with dementia

Technology, including useful apps, to support the more than 400,000 people living with dementia, can make a big difference -- both to them and to their carers. Learn more here.

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Physical distancing and how to avoid the COVID-19 infection

Frequently asked questions about avoiding COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection, including information on physical distancing, masks and the meaning of 'close contact'.

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Seeing a doctor and getting tested for COVID-19

Questions and answers about when to see your doctor and COVID-19 (coronavirus) testing, including how long results take and what to do if you test positive.

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