'Dementia friendly' improvements made to sheltered housing complex in Windermere (From The Westmorland Gazette)
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'Dementia friendly' improvements made to sheltered housing complex in Windermere
6:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014 in News
SOUTH Lakes Housing has made 'dementia friendly' improvements to Birthwaite Sheltered Housing, Windermere.
There is now improved lighting, a sensory garden, new furniture and a redecorated communal lounge.
The works were a result of a partnership between SLH, Cumbria County Council, Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and the Department of Health (Kings Fund).
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