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Dementia Centred

Age-related changes and impairments can make it more difficult to understand and navigate the built environment. Impairments may include sensory, mobility or cognitive (or sometimes a combination) which can affect people’s functioning, behaviour, independence, and ultimately, quality of life.

By understanding such impairments, it is the first step toward creating an environment which supports the needs of older people and those with dementia. Appropriately designed environments can keep them safe from dangers, such as falls, and provide the freedom and confidence to use their abilities to the fullest.

Forbo Flooring have recognised the need to support clients who are creating environments which are supportive of...

Dementia Centred
10th Jul 2017

The long awaited third strategy is here.  It quietly slipped into publication two weeks ago, with very little fuss....

Dementia Centred
10th Jul 2017