Resources


This page contains links to the resources referenced in each of the D:KIT domains. Links are listed by domain and where a link is relevant to more than one domain it has been included in all relevant sections.

Staff Domain ImageDomain 1: Skilled staff who are informed and have time to care

The Common Core Principles for Supporting People with Dementia - a guide to training the social care and health workforce - Skills for Care/ Skills for Health (2011) – PDF

Dementia Diagnosis Resource Pack - 10 Key Steps to Improving Diagnosis and Diagnosis Pathways. NHS South of England, PDF.

SCIE Dementia Gateway: Videos, e-learning and other info

E learning for healthcare

RCN Dementia resources: Understanding Dementia

RCN Dementia resources: Learning Resources

RCN Commitment to care How to Guide:  (pages 8- 12)

The Butterfly Scheme

National Audit of Dementia Care – Royal Colleges of Psychiatrists

Bradford University Dementia Group – provided education to all 37 Nursing Dementia Champions on patient centred care

Partnership Domain ImageDomain 2: Partnership working with carers

DH Hospital to Home Care pack – Department of Health

Carers UK guide to involving and consulting carers  - Carers UK PDF

Carers UK guide to coming out of hospital - Carers UK

Carer’s assessment – Carers UK

Dementia: workers and carers together – Dementia UK PDF

Dementia and carers: workers' resource – Dementia UK PDF

RCN Dementia resources: Learning Resources

RCN Commitment to care How to Guide:  (pages 13 - 15) – RCN

Carers Resource

GP Dementia risk notification form – Bradford Teaching Trust PDF

Core Care Plans - discharge pathway with MDT involvement – Bradford Teaching Trust PDF

Involving and consulting carers: a guide to giving carers and effective voice – Carers Northern Ireland

This is me - Alzheimer’s Society

Assessment Domain ImageDomain 3: Assessment and early identification

Dementia Diagnosis Resource Pack - 10 Key Steps to Improving Diagnosis and Diagnosis Pathways. NHS South of England, PDF.

Dementia Diagnostic Assessment Form – Bradford Teaching Hospital – PDF

Care Domain ImageDomain 4: Care plans which are individualised and person centred

Dementia: workers and carers together - A guide for social workers on supporting family and friends carers of people with dementia - PDF

Dementia and carers: workers' resource - Information for care workers supporting family and friends carers of people with dementia – PDF

Environment Domain ImageDomain 5: Environments that are dementia friendly

Kings Fund EHE Assessment tool

RCN Commitment to care: How to Guide (pages 26- 28)

SCIE Dementia Gateway

Stirling University – Dementia Design Audit Tool

The wander some patient – case study

Yorkshire Outdoors (RCN PowerPoint presentations)