This at a glance briefing summarises research on the topic of care for people with dementia living in care homes.
Care homes resources and services
Part of Dementia
How a woman with dementia coped with moving into a care home.
A guide for commissioners on how to manage short-notice and unplanned closures of care homes
The implications personalisation has for older people living in residential care.
Working with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people: older people and residential care: Roger’s story
This film talks about the experiences of Roger and his partners in receiving social care support.
Part of Mental Capacity Act (MCA)
This drama demonstrates the work of Independent Mental Capacity Advocates. It also shows why carers must be involved in best interests decisions.
Safeguarding through increased awareness and good communication both in residential and community care.
Supporting black and minority ethnic older people's mental wellbeing: accounts of social care practice
Report looking at practitioners' accounts of their practice in promoting the wellbeing of older people from BME backgrounds the UK.
This At a glance summary examines how residential care homes can engage with local communities and 'live and breathe' a culture that promotes personalised services.
This At a glance summary examines the use of restraint in care homes and approaches to minimise its use.