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We have created a suite of information resources for people with dementia, their carers and families throughout the coronavirus pandemic. This will include information on activities, support for families and what to do if you have to go into hospital during this time.

This will be updated on a regular basis as the situation progresses, please check back to see the most up-to-date information.

Care home information and resources

We have created podcasts and helpful resources for those who are supporting people living with dementia in Scotland's care homes. 

Keeping well

Hints and tips from the Scottish Dementia Working Group

Thoughts on death and dying during the pandemic

Complying with 'stay at home measures' when supporting someone with dementia

Coping with stress - families and carers

Being prepared going into hospital

This video is a role play between Susan Holland, Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultant and Susan Rendell, Dementia Learning Agent based on the types of calls coming through our 24 hour Freephone Dementia Helpline.

Guided activities for your home

Our staff and volunteers have recorded videos of activities you can join in with at home, from singing to gardening. We're sure you'll find something to interest you, and we're adding new content all the time.

Information and Resources from our Allied Health Professionals

Our Allied Health Professionals have prepared some guidance for people with dementia and those who support them. The section of our website contains activities and information to help keep you healthy and active.

Guidance for people with dementia and carers

In collaboration with Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultants, we have prepared some information to help you through this time.

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