Playing Bridge for Alzheimer’s Research

Playing Bridge for Alzheimer’s Research

Contract bridge is one of the most popular card games of all time, and there are thousands of players in South Africa as well as hundreds of clubs that new and veteran players can join if they want to partner up with someone and play a game – but contract bridge is...
Read the latest STRiDE Newsletter

Read the latest STRiDE Newsletter

The STRiDE project’s full title is Strengthening Responses to Dementia in Developing Countries. The project will run for 4 years – it launched in 2018 and will end in December 2021. The project is funded by the UK Research Council – Global Challenges...
Caring for yourself

Caring for yourself

Your health Are you so committed to caregiving tasks that you’ve neglected your own physical, mental, and emotional well-being? The following questions may help you determine if you are putting your health at risk: Do you visit your doctor annually? The best thing you...
Telling family and friends

Telling family and friends

There is no right way of telling family and friends about a diagnosis of dementia. The decision will depend on the strength of the relationships and the personalities involved. Try to respect the person’s decision about how or whether to tell other people about the...