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About June Andrews

June Andrews is an expert in the care of people with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease and support for those who look after them. She is author of “When Someone You Know Has Dementia” and “Dementia the One Stop Guide”. You can learn more about June’s work at her website http://juneandrews.net
Latest Posts | By June Andrews
The Surprising Relationship Between Dementia and Faith Communities
8 months ago

The Surprising Relationship Between Dementia and Faith Communities

Nearly everyone knows someone affected by dementia. I’ve been exploring how faith communities can give practical support to people affected. Religious books such as the Bible and the Quran emphasise the importance of caring for the sick, the old, the frail and our parents. But people are not sure how to do that. Read More

Choosing a Care Home: 5 Tips, Based on Real-World Experiences
10 months ago

Choosing a Care Home: 5 Tips, Based on Real-World Experiences

There are lots of reasons why choosing a care home can be fraught with emotion. Often, people find themselves looking for one when there’s a crisis. Read More

How to Support a Person with Dementia When the Winter Weather Arrives
11 months ago

How to Support a Person with Dementia When the Winter Weather Arrives

This month, as the New Year started, the temperatures dropped and we had the first sign of snow. I had a call from an old school friend whose mother is affected by dementia. Agnes doesn’t live with her mother Diana, but she worries about her all the time. Read More

5 Positive Lifestyle Changes That Improve the Stages of Dementia
1 year ago

5 Positive Lifestyle Changes That Improve the Stages of Dementia

There is huge media interest these days about dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

Every day it seems there is a newspaper headline talking about a supposed cure or a celebrity who has been affected. Research indicates that because we are more aware of it, we are more afraid of it. Read More