Welcome to Dementia Care Matters.
We provide consultancy, learning development, training resources and practice based research.
We believe a new culture of care comes from focussing on a model of emotional intelligence.
Dr David Sheard CEO & Founder
Care Personality of the Year – 16th UK National Care Awards
Visiting Senior Fellow, University of Surrey, UK
July 2017- Butterfly Homes continue to spread in Alberta: David and Peter visit in July the six Butterfly Project Homes in Edmonton, Spruce Grove, Red Deer, Calgary and Lethbridge - if you would like to know more about becoming a Butterfly Home please contact our Office 01273 242335 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org
International interest in Dementia Care Matters model of dementia care continues to increase in particular with significant work across Canada and Australia.
Expressions of interest Australia
Please click here to view our latest Expression of Interest: Spreading Butterflies in Australia, Phase 2 for residential aged care providers, featured on the Aged Care Channel (ACC) website.
January 2017 Daren Felgate a senior Consultant with DCM travels to Australia - Brisbane, Canberra and Adelaide - to undertake the 6 month reviews of the first 3 DCM Butterfly Household Model of Care Residential Aged Care Projects
We are delighted to announce that the first 3 Butterfly Care Home Projects in Australia - in Brisbane, Canberra and Port Broughton, Adelaide commenced in July 2016 - click here for Australian Press Release
For more information click below on the country
Butterfly Care Homes
Over the last 22 years Dementia Care Matters has developed The Butterfly Household Model of Care
In June 2016 the Revised Version 2 Butterfly Household Model of Care Checklist was launched at the Dementia Care Matters Annual Conference.
Butterfly Care Homes are spreading across the UK, Ireland, Canada and Australia.