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7 Easy DIY Home Projects for Those with Learning Disabilities and Dementia

Planning DIY projects can be a great way for people with additional needs to stay positive, learn new skills, and beat the dreaded winter blues. Here are 7 easy DIY projects to keep busy and raise your spirits during the winter months.

The Struggles of Looking After a Loved One

There are millions of unpaid carers throughout the UK who are at risk of burning out right now. This is why it’s more important than ever that carers get the help and support they need to prioritise their own health and wellbeing.

Celebrating Love and Support with Guideposts CONNECT Members

Mike and Laura recently shared their anniversary celebration with their CONNECT group, to thank them for all the love, help and support they have received.

Real-life Tips to help with a Diagnosis of Dementia

June gave a talk to Guideposts Dementia Carers Group in April about what to do on diagnosis of dementia, where she highlighted these tips from her own experience.

Pen Pals

Keeping people connected through Pen Pals

Our team in Gloucestershire have been connecting children with older people in our CONNECT groups by setting up a pen pal service.

China Teapots, Cucumber Sandwiches and Old Metal Irons

Our Dementia Wellbeing Hub celebrated Dementia Action Week with a 1940’s themed tea party!

Shining a light

This week Brownes Hall Carterton visited Guideposts Trust #LightsUp Oxfordshire service and presented our team with a cheque for an incredible £1,000 of excess funds generated from their family fun Easter activities week in April!