Name Mr R
Age 93
Location Croydon

Mr R was an elderly gentleman with dementia and lived at home with his wife, who had her own health problems.

Fairhand were contacted by family who were concerned about their living arrangements and wanted to ensure the couple were safe in their home.

By introducing routine exercises and repetition, Fairhand improved Mr. R’s walking mobility and coached him through methods that eased daily activities, such as getting in and out of bed, getting dressed and using the stairs.

We also reviewed Mrs. R’s health problems and put in place strategies for mutual practical coping, which improved both their safety and their companionship.