Younger Dementia

Caring for a loved one with frontotemporal dementia is hard – there are currently no specific treatments for this form of dementia and all this adds to the distress, isolation and burden of caring. At Gorsey Clough, we have the experience and specialist training to care for your relative in a warm and supportiive environment.

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We care for residents who suffer from the following forms of frontotemporal dementia:

  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
  • Frontotemporal Dementia including: Frontal Lobe Degeneration, Pick’s Disease and Primary Progressive Aphasia
  • Alcohol Related Dementia
  • Corticobasal Degeneration

Our range of services includes:

  • 24-hour nursing and residential care in a spacious and homely environment
  • Convalescent care and post-operative care
  • End of life care
  • Respite stay in beautiful and tranquil surroundings
  • Day care
  • We welcome both private and local authority funded residents

We understand that the needs of younger dementia sufferers differ to older dementia sufferers and our facilities reflect this. They include:

  • IT facilities
  • Pub games
  • Holistic therapies
  • Wide range of weekly activities and programme of events
  • Family support, education and information
  • Outings and workshops

Please also see our Young Dementia micro site www.youngdementia.co.uk for more information.