Caring safely at home: Mouth care

A clean, moist and pain-free mouth is a basic requirement. Some people may need help to keep their mouth clean, particularly if they are unable to brush their teeth themselves.

This video is designed for unpaid carers who are caring for friends or family members at home. It gives you and the person you care for practical and relevant information to support you day to day.

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The importance of mouth care

The following video will give a brief overview of how to care for someone’s mouth.

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