Age UK West Cumbria: Specialist resources

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A wide range of resources for those looking to improve the physical, nutritional and mental wellbeing of older people receiving care in residential care and other community settings in addition to carers, family members and visitors.

Resources include:

  • Enriched Opportunities how-to guide
  • ‘Dishes in a Dash’ recipe book
  • Reading groups for older people
  • Physical activity guide
  • Reference guide for Cumbria
  • Nutrition guide
  • Domiciliary care guide
  • Dignity training pack

We also provide 'Enhanced Induction modules' for both new and existing carers to further their knowledge in various different areas such as 'dementia' or 'falls awareness'

Ref: 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111

Who to Contact
08443 843 843

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