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
International interest in Dementia Care Matters model of dementia care continues to increase in particular with significant work across Canada and Australia.
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 21 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.