Websites and Blogs

51 tips to help you live with dementia

UK Care Guide has produced an infographic with tips on how to live well with dementia. It covers lots of areas, such as coping at home, legal and financial matters, and finding care and support. You can view the infographic and read the website here.

Angela’s Blog about her Mum.

Angela Dancocks is an A&E doctor and was working in Australia when her Mum was diagnosed with DLB. She returned from Australia 2 years ago and since then has kept a weekly blog of her visits to see her Mum in her care home.

A week with Mr Lewy Body

Karen Wilson whose Dad has Lewy Body Dementia decided to write a blog detailing a week in her life caring for him . Her aim is to bring awareness to all types of dementia, and to raise some money for LBS and AZUK.

Lewy Body Journey

A wife writes of her experiences of her husband’s dementia with Lewy bodies.

Living well with Lewy Body Dementia

Blog written by Ken Clasper about living with dementia with Lewy bodies.

(Dementia Just Ain’t) Sexy

Blog written by Ming Ho about the impact of dementia on those who live with it.

Creating life with words: Inspiration, love and truth

Blog written by Kate Swaffer, an Australian who has dementia.

D4Dementia

Blog written by Beth Britton, dementia campaigner, care consultant and freelance writer.

TommyonTour

Blog written by Tommy Whitelaw, based in Glasgow, who cared for his mother who had vascular dementia. Tommy collects the life stories of dementia carers to raise awareness amongst health and social care professionals on both dementia and caring.