Caring for the elderly

As a carer for an elderly person, it is important that you are in the best position to either help provide the care they need directly and know where to go to access appropriate services. Read more

Oral health and physical disabilities

With millions of people registered with a physical disability needing help with their oral health, it is important for carers to know and understand how these groups should be supported. Read more

Learning disabilities and oral care

Everyone has the right to quality dental care but the oral health of those with learning disabilities can often be put at risk due to a series of avoidable and preventable circumstances. Read more

Mental illness and oral health

There is a close connection between the health of the body and that of the mind. There is further evidence to suggest those who experience mental illness also suffer with poor oral health. Read more