A friend in need: neighbourly support


Posted on March 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

What a difference good neighbours can make. Here Ann Kerkham tells the story of Henry, her 80-year-old neighbour of many years, and how neighbours have played their part in helping him stay on in his own home
Author/s: Ann Kerkham
Vol: 14, Issue: 2, pp24-26





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