occupational therapists

Reablement: a key role for occupational therapists (At a glance 46)

Briefing which summarises research and practice evidence about reablement and explains the contribution that occupational therapists make to reablement services.

It provides four case study examples of the different ways that occupational therapists are supporting or leading existing reablement teams.

Adaptations, improvements and repairs to the home

The Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading care and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. They produce information and advice sheets to support those affected by dementia. This factsheet is about making adaptations, improvements or repairs to the home of people with dementia. These changes may help to make life easier or make it possible for the person to remain at home for longer. This information sheet also suggests where to go for advice and the grants that may be available.