Government Advice on Providing Unpaid Care to Friends or Family. This guidance is for anyone who cares, unpaid, for a friend or family member who, due to a lifelong condition, illness, disability, serious injury, a mental health condition or an addiction, cannot cope without their support.
Coronavirus – How you can support people with dementia in your community. Five top tips for individuals volunteering their time in the coronavirus response
Tips to share with a volunteer
There are many volunteers who are offering to help people with dementia with practical day to day tasks. People with dementia have shared their lived experiences, highlighting the unique challenges they face in the new world of self-isolation and social-distancing. They’ve made short videos and a simple guide to support Covid 19 volunteers to understand and meet the needs of people living with dementia