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Vaccination guides for those living with Dementia
All audiences who either live with Dementia or are involved in their care provision.
Being vaccinated can be a stressful experience for many of us, including those living with dementia. However, there are a number of different ways in which you can help reduce stress and support those with dementia when they are receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
One of these methods is by using music to alleviate stress. For people with dementia – even those who have lost their ability to communicate or are at the end of their life – music can be a powerful way to trigger positive feelings and connect with other people.. (see link below)
Dementia UK has also produced a guide which contains useful tips on supporting people with dementia when they receive the COVID-19 vaccine. (see link below)