A real life scam experience

A real life scam experience

In January Magenta focused on writing blogs about scams and how to protect yourself online. Over the last 4 months, we’ve seen an increase in those we know being targeted by scams and our staff have even been on the receiving end! We’ve asked Valerie, to share her...
Holidays with someone with dementia

Holidays with someone with dementia

As a follow-up to my recent blog about my mum and her dementia, I thought I would also share with you the wonderful experience she had recently when the care home took her and six other residents to Llandudno for a holiday.  Some of the residents have dementia like...
Life Begins at 40!

Life Begins at 40!

It’s well known life begins at forty. Doesn’t it? Last month, our Managing Director, Gretchen, tuned 40! If you’ve spoken to her recently, you’ll know she’s all a-buzz about her travel plans to Japan, home improvements and her new niece or nephew arriving in the...
Dementia and employment – what are your options?

Dementia and employment – what are your options?

Work. Whether you’re lucky enough to have found your true calling or simply view it as a means of financing your latest adventure, work is an inescapable and intrinsic part of our lives. A dementia diagnosis may feel like the rug of financial security has been pulled...