UK Journal of Dementia Care

The Journal of Dementia Care launched in 1993, at the forefront of a modern approach to care for people with dementia.

Take a dip into this latest issue of JDC…

The ‘JDC asks’ column invites a varied and interesting line-up of contributors to consider topical issues

In the May/June issue of 2018 we asked:

According to Alzheimer’s Society, nearly two-thirds of people with dementia who live on their own feel lonely. What is the solution to loneliness?

CLICK HERE to read what this month’s panel told us…

Back issue copies of the “JDC Asks” articles are available from here



Sample Articles

Comfort care, peace and dignity at the end of life
Good end of life care is essential in dementia, but not always delivered. Angela Liddament explains her role as an advanced nurse practitioner in a Norfolk care village

CLICK HERE to read the full article…

Sample articles from past issues of the JDC are also available from here


Blogs I’m Watching

Click the link to read a sample post ‘Blogs I’m Watching’ by JDC editor Mark Ivory

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