Dementia and Aged Care

Talking Sense              (free download)

Talking Sense (free download)

Talking Sense is the culmination of more than a decade of research by Agnes Houston.

Agnes found there little support for her continued independence and what support there was had virtually no awareness of the common experience of sensory change.

Talking Sense provides is a practical tool for carers looking to support people living with sensory challenges and information about who to go to for help, where support organisations can be located, and how to access services.

 

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My home, my life ($19.99)

My home, my life ($19.99)

My home, my life: Practical ideas for people with dementia and carers brings together the voice of people with dementia and carers with the best learning from research and care experience to provide insightful tips, strategies and real-life stories to support greater independence.

The Room Outside ($32.95)

The Room Outside ($32.95)

 

The room outside is the long-awaited new book from Annie Pollock who with Colm Cunningham advocates strongly for well-designed gardens and outdoor spaces with ease of access to enhance the lives of older people and people with dementia.

Hierarchic Dementia Scale-Revised (HDS-R) Kit ($289.00)

Hierarchic Dementia Scale-Revised (HDS-R) Kit ($289.00)

HammondCare Media - the non-profit publishing arm of HammondCare and the Dementia Centre - is now the exclusive supplier in Australia and New Zealand of the Hierarchic Dementia Scale-Revised kit.

The 36-Hour Day ($35.00)

The 36-Hour Day ($35.00)

Originally published in 1981, The 36-Hour Day: A family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer's disease, related dementias and memory loss, was the first book of its kind. Thirty years later, with dozens of other books on the market, it remains a highly regarded guide for people caring for someone with dementia.

Dementia: Living in the Memories of God ($32.95)

Dementia: Living in the Memories of God ($32.95)

Dementia is one of the most feared diseases in Western society today. Some have even gone so far as to suggest euthanasia as a solution to the perceived indignity of memory loss and the disorientation that accompanies it.