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Dementia Friendly Lighting

Trusted source for dementia friendly lighting

Circadacare is a reputable business based in the UK. We provide circadian and dementia-friendly lighting solutions to care homes. Our circadian lighting systems can help improve the circadian cycle and rhythm in patients affected by dementia.

What is dementia?

Dementia is the general term used to describe the loss of memory, language, problem-solving and other cognitive functions, in such a way that it detrimentally impacts the quality of life of an individual. There is no cure for dementia currently and it can impact anyone, irrespective of age. However, more is being understood about the role of lighting and natural circadian cycles for those living with dementia.

More about dementia friendly lighting

Dementia friendly lighting is a critical improvement for care homes with dementia care environments. Circadacare produces and installs easily controllable lights that can play a major role in improving the circadian rhythm. A balanced circadian rhythm improves the secretion of melatonin. This is a vital factor in improving the wake/sleep cycle of care residents.

What do the specialists say?

Many neuroscientists believe that lighting interventions can play a vital role in dementia care. Correctly calibrated lighting can improve the all-important natural circadian rhythms of ageing people and people living with dementia. of an affected person. In recent times, there have been many studies on the effects of dementia-friendly lighting and how this can improve outcomes and quality of life. The evidence from these studies points to a number of key considerations for dementia-friendly lighting.

● Allow people time to adjust to the transition of light when moving between spaces.

● Give as much access to daylight in areas of common use and all rooms, where possible.

● Ensure consistent dementia-friendly and tuned lighting in all rooms, common and circulation areas.

● Precise management of colour of lighting through the day to promote healthy circadian rhythms.

Why Choose Circadacare?

When it comes to quality dementia-friendly lighting, there are few trusted sources like Circadacare, who utilise a science based approach. Our team of specialists can offer a better solution to improve the circadian rhythm in dementia patients.

Here are some top reasons to choose us:

  • Our lights improve sleep, mood and engagement in the patients.

  • Reduced chance of accidents due to falls.

  • Easy to control circadian lights.

  • Lights that can significantly improve quality of life of the affected person.

  • Proven track record of delivery in care environments.

    By using our specialised circadian lighting, the quality of life in your care environment can be improved.

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