Toby Williamson Consultancy

A health and social care consultancy working in adult and older people's mental health, dementia, and mental capacity. I focus on promoting people's rights, citizenship, social inclusion, participation and empowerment. I have many years expertise and experience in policy, service and practice development and delivery, evaluation, social research and consultation, training, partnership working, and involving people with lived experience, practitioners, service providers, third sector and statutory organisations at both local and national levels.

Updated:
15 September 2017
Location:
National
Sectors:
Care, Charity, Commissioners Sector, Community organisations, Domiciliary Care, Education Sector, Health, Housing Sector, Legal, Local Authorities, Research Sector, Social Care, Voluntary Sector

1. Action Plan

1. The National Dementia Declaration lists seven outcomes that the DAA are seeking to achieve for people with dementia and their carers. How would you describe your organisation’s role in delivering better outcomes for people with dementia and their carers?

A health and social care consultancy working in adult and older people's mental health, dementia, and mental capacity. I focus on promoting people's rights, citizenship, social inclusion, participation and empowerment. I have many years expertise and experience in policy, service and practice development and delivery, evaluation, social research and consultation, training, partnership working, and involving people with lived experience, practitioners, service providers, third sector and statutory organisations at both local and national levels. 

Committed to working with people with dementia and carers in partnership with other key dementia stakeholders to bring about the outcomes in the National Dementia Declaration.

2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?

Being able to engage and influence to bring about meaningful and sustainable change.

2. Actions

  • Involvement project with Dementia UK

    Working with Dementia UK to develop the involvement of people with dementia and carers in an advisory role for the organisation.

    Status:
    Being implemented

    2017 - Second Quarter Update

    Project commenced

  • Different realities, truth telling and dementia

    Delivering workshops and presentations based on the 2016 Mental Health Foundation report on different realities and truth telling issues in dementia care.

    Status:
    Delivery

    2017 - Second Quarter Update

    Four workshops delivered to Admiral Nurses

  • Alzheimers Europe ethics and dementia working group

    A member of the working group advising on the 2017 Alzheimers Europe ethics and dementia report.

    Status:
    Being implemented

    2017 - First Quarter Update

    Report in development