Watch: CareBright ‘Living well with dementia’ event

first_imgCAREBRIGHT hosted a ‘Living well with dementia’ event on Wednesday, November 7 at the CareBright Community in Bruff, Co Limerick.The evening included guest speakers Kathy Ryan, Kevin and Helena Quaid, and Nisha Joy of CareBright.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The speakers addressed topics such as living with dementia, how it can impact those living with dementia, as well as the wider family.One of the main topics touched on all members of the panel on the evening was addressing the stigma which surrounds dementia in our society.Kathy Ryan and Kevin Quaid are advocates for people living with dementia, while Kevin’s wife, Helena, gave an insight into what impact it can have in the role of a carer and family member.On the evening, Nisha Joy, Person in Charge and Carebright’s Dementia Village, told those present at the event, the story of CareBright so far and the affect facilities such as the one in Bruff can have one people and families living with dementia. Limerick Post Show | Careers & Health Sciences Event for TY Students Linkedin Limerick on Covid watch list Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow Previous articleNa Piarsaigh and Limerick set for live television coverageNext articleWatch: Fidget feet flying high for 20 years Cian Reinhardthttp://www.limerickpost.ieJournalist & Digital Media Coordinator. Covering human interest and social issues as well as creating digital content to accompany news stories. [email protected] Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat NewsHealthVideoWatch: CareBright ‘Living well with dementia’ eventBy Cian Reinhardt – November 13, 2018 2242 TAGShealthNewsvideo WhatsAppcenter_img Population of Mid West region increased by more than 3,000 in past year Email Print RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Advertisement Facebook Twitter Vicky calls for right to die with dignitylast_img read more