For more than 12 years author Angela Caughey took care of her husband who had Lewy body dementia. She is the author of the following books recommended by HOPSLA.
Diagram – Healthy Ageing in South Island
Restorative person-centred care has been defined in the South Island in the Restorative Care guides (one for health professionals and one for consumers). The diagram illustrates how key parts fit together across health and community settings. It cannot display all features – but does include many things that need to be present for restorative, person-centred services.
Two restorative care guides to support older people to be independent, care for themselves and interact with their community, family and whānau for as long as possible.
Consumer guide: www.sialliance.health.nz/restorativeconsumer
Health professional guide: www.sialliance.health.nz/restorativeprofessional
Restorative Care Stocktake 2017
This report summarises responses from 117 service providers across the South Island with regard to understanding to what degree restorative care has been embedded across the ontinuum of services.
Below is a collection of websites, reports and information relating to Health of Older People:
Showcasing Aged-care nursing online resource: