Long-term care and COVID-19: resources

Liverpool Dementia & Ageing Research forum webinar: how COVID-19 restrictions have affected people with dementia and their carers, 16 Sept.

At the next Liverpool Dementia & Ageing Research Forum webinar, Dr Clarissa Giebel will share some emerging findings from her research into how COVID-19 public health restrictions have affected the lives of people with dementia and carers. Steve Callaghan will also be sharing his experiences of caring for his mother with Alzheimer’s Disease dementia during… Read More »Liverpool Dementia & Ageing Research forum webinar: how COVID-19 restrictions have affected people with dementia and their carers, 16 Sept.

Updated report: COVID-19 situation in Brazilian care homes and actions taken to mitigate infection and reduce mortality

Patrick A. Wachholz, Cleusa P. Ferri, Elaine Mateus, Fabiana da Mata, Paulo J.F. Villas-Boas, Helena A.W.Watanabe, Déborah Oliveira The full report is available here: Key messages: There are no official data on the number of cases and mortality related to COVID-19 in Brazilian care homes, nor on the profile of the residents who have died.… Read More »Updated report: COVID-19 situation in Brazilian care homes and actions taken to mitigate infection and reduce mortality

How does COVID-19 affect Caring Students? Challenges of Reconciling Studies and Care during the Pandemic

Karla Wazinski (Goethe University Frankfurt), Lea Knopf (University of Bremen), Anna Wanka (Goethe University Frankfurt) and Moritz Hess (University of Applied Sciences Niederrhein) Imagine accommodating your studies during a pandemic – which may imply online courses with stressed-out lecturers and outdated technological university infrastructures – with responsibilities to care for a person during a pandemic… Read More »How does COVID-19 affect Caring Students? Challenges of Reconciling Studies and Care during the Pandemic