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Live well with dementia, even during social distancing.

Staying connected

Even in self-isolation you needn’t be isolated. Our relationships with others are really important for our wellbeing, and it’s possible to maintain them even through social distancing.

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What matters to you

How to prioritise and see what is important and within your control at this time.

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Health & wellbeing

Health is more than medicine and therapies. It’s also about knowing what is important to your personal sense of wellbeing. This will be different for different people, but here are some ideas you might like to try.

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Arts & music

You can enjoy arts and music in your own time, virtually with friends and family, or with like-minded people over social media.

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Hobbies & crafts

For people living with dementia, continuing to enjoy passions, whether that be a hobby or craft is a vital way of improving self-esteem, sharing experiences and maintaining skills.

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History

For those living with dementia, researching history is a wonderful opportunity to stay occupied whilst social distancing.

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Sharing your gifts & knowledge

Sharing your skills and knowledge is great for others, as well as your own wellbeing.

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Living well in residential care homes

Living well with social distancing when you’re in residential care.

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