Dementia-friendly Ramadan

Alzheimer’s Society has produced advice on Ramadan for family carers and they people they care for.  In a blog on its website, the charity sets out what Ramadan is, how it is observed by Muslims, the role of spiritual fasting, how to have a dementia-friendly Ramadan, and the role of social events taking place during the sacred month.  In addition, Shree Mehta, who cares for her grandmother Sharda with vascular dementia, gives her tips on how to make the most of Ramadan while caring and holding down a demanding job.

Read the blog here.