DEMENTIA: Find out small ways to help

For most people, the clocks changing this Sunday provides a temporary inconvenience of an hour's less sleep.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 26th March 2016, 10:30 am

However, for many of the 5,000 people with dementia in Northumberland it can affect their sleep routines and may lead to them waking at the wrong time or struggling to get to sleep.

Disrupted sleep is just one of the many challenges people with dementia and their carers face.

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They can then learn more about the condition and the small ways in which they can help?

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Helen Williams,

Alzheimer’s Society Services Manager,