Find is passionate about working with Care Homes across the country to create dementia-friendly environments.
Living with dementia means coping with a range of issues. By enhancing the environment to compensate for deteriorating skills a number of benefits for residents and staff can be achieved.
With Find’s recommendations, the environment becomes more enabling for its residents and good CQC ratings can be obtained.
What can changing the environment achieve?
Find offer a full range of well researched and developed products that are proven to contribute towards reducing falls by up to 70%, reducing agitation and distress by up to 60% and can also reduce incontinence episodes by up to 50% (statistics from DSDC).
By offering more choice of spaces encourages movement that gives people a sense of achievement and enjoyment, improves levels of hydration and nutrition, improves sleep patterns and reduces anxiety.
Doing nothing is no longer an option. Find makes it easy to make positive changes.
How does changing the environment benefit you?
There are a number of additional positive outcomes for Care Homes when they implement a dementia-friendly environment, for example,
- a cost-saving due to a reduction in drug and medication use
- a cost-saving due to improved continence (staff time savings, laundry, incontinence products)
- fewer violent incidents and more patient independence resulting in improved staff morale, less absence and better attrition
- Improved CQC ratings
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