Category Archives: Complex Dementia


Holiday to Cyprus

Earlier this year, Parkside service user Ian requested a review of Exemplar’s service user holiday policy. Wanting to make sure he was entitled to a holiday, Ian has recently returned from a sunny trip to Cyrprus, along with Parkside colleagues …

Kavanagh Place set to hold unique Virtual Dementia Tour

Kavanagh Place is set to host a unique dementia training programme that will see people take part in an immersive virtual experience giving individuals a glimpse of what it is like to live with dementia.

The tour, ran by training …

Exemplar Health Care’s dementia awareness pledge for World Alzheimer’s Month

As part of World Alzheimer’s Month, Exemplar Health Care have shown an incredible commitment to raising awareness, understanding and education around dementia.

To help raise awareness for Exemplar’s head office, non-clinical staff and for the local community, Exemplar have …

Become a Dementia Friend with Exemplar this September

Exemplar Health Care has pledged to train 100 new Dementia Friends during World Alzheimer’s Month by providing free training sessions throughout September.

By becoming a Dementia Friend, you can learn more about what it is like to live with the …

A new direction: Alzheimer’s

Ed Rhodes is Clinical Nurse Manager, at Exemplar’s specialist nurse-led care home, Greenside Court

Dementia care is very close to Ed’s heart. His grandfather’s diagnosis and care inspired Ed to focus his studies on the topic of complex dementia

Free learning event: Managing challenging behaviours in dementia – a different approach

Join Exemplar Health Care for an informal evening of learning and networking on Thursday 4 October, at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Birmingham

Dr. Ben Akande, Consultant Psychogeriatrician, will share his best practice and innovative approaches to managing the …