Paradise for people with dementia is to be treated as human beings. The session explains dementia and outlines the dominant approach: ‘person-centred care’. While it is valuable Christians need to go further and recognise that people with dementia are created in the image of God. We will look at what support churches can offer.
Trevor Adams runs Passionate Dementia Care. He has a doctorate in nursing people with dementia in the community and is an associate editor of Dementia: The international journal of social research and practice.