Providers and care workers help support people with a whole range of specific health diagnoses and support needs.
Each of these requires that care workers understand the basic symptoms associated with the diagnosis, and how that might affect the individual and their support needs.
For example a dementia diagnosis can have a huge effect on people’s daily lives. Other neurological and physical conditions that can affect people include Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, stroke and diabetes to name but a few.
Here we have included some useful links on specific conditions.