Web Resources for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer Support is a free service that assists families who have loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Through our free search tool and nationwide database of Alzheimer’s care facilities, families who are in need of care for their loved … Read More

Carers UK welcomes new JCVI advice which includes unpaid carers in the vaccination priority list

Carers UK has welcomed the inclusion of unpaid carers in the publication of new COVID vaccination advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) published yesterday (30.12.2020).  This advice recommends that carers who are in receipt of Carer’s … Read More

The Covid-19 vaccination – FAQ’s

We all have so many questions about the Covid-19 vaccination. Public Health Slough have provided a useful FAQ sheet to dispel some myths. FAQ sheet

Local Welfare Provision funding is available from Slough Borough Council

The scheme is to provide one off, locally administered assistance to vulnerable people. You can only apply once within 12 months for non-emergency (White goods and Furniture) however for emergency (food, fuel, travel, removals) there is no maximum times you … Read More

We all need more Vitamin D

It’s important to take Vitamin D as you may have been indoors more than usual over the last 12 months. You should take 10 micrograms (400 IU) of vitamin D a day between October and early March to keep your … Read More

Time to Talk Campaign

#TimetoTalk is a new campaign from Resource Productions, together with Aik Saath and NHS East Berkshire CCG, that is encouraging young people & their parents/carers to talk about mental health. There’s a competition & one young person’s poem is going to get made … Read More

Covid-19 Vaccine – Make sure you know the facts and are sharing the correct information

Covid-19 vaccine – Frequently asked questions Download this information from Public Health Slough about commonly asked questions More information at https://www.publichealthslough.co.uk/campaigns/covidvaccine/

Mass rapid Covid testing comes to Slough – Booking details

Mass rapid testing for residents, even if they do not have Covid symptoms, is being rolled out the council has announced. A new rapid testing centre is being set up at The Centre, Farnham Road offering testing to any resident … Read More

Equipment and Changes to your Home

Most of us want to remain living independently in our homes for as long as we possibly can. But as a carer it can be very worrying when the person you care for is finding it difficult to get dressed … Read More

Younger People with Dementia Survey

Carers will you take part in a survey to inform our funders? Younger People with Dementia would welcome your opinion as a carer about their services During the year, they gather regular feedback from those that use the YPWD services.  … Read More

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