Videos

Category: Hydration


Grandad's Story

A 4-minute video showing how easy it is for an older person to get dehydrated and simple steps to provide support. The video shows an older gentleman (Fred) who receives care at home by his carer (Deepa). It is told from the perspective of Fred's granddaughter.


Grandad's Story - Subtitles

A 4-minute video (with subtitles) showing how easy it is for an older person to get dehydrated and simple steps to provide support. The video shows an older gentleman (Fred) who receives care at home by his carer (Deepa). It is told from the perspective of Fred's granddaughter.


Hydration at Home Toolkit Promo

This short video showcases the new Hydration at Home Toolkit launched by Wessex AHSN in May 2020. The toolkit includes an E-learning training module and hydration resources (e.g. leaflet and poster for the general public) and is primarily aimed at community carers looking after older people (but the key messages are suitable for any carer including those working in acute care settings)


Improving hydration in Hampshire County Council care homes

This 2-minute video aims to showcase a project to improve hydration in residents living in Hampshire County Council care homes. The project, piloted from April to December 2018 in 17 care homes, involved several aspects, including instigating hydration champions, training care home managers and hydration champions, using fun and creative ways to improve hydration and sharing good practice between homes.