Online resources, publications and training on dementia
Read these resources for tips about what your organisation can do and how to make the most of your membership.
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World Alzheimer Report 2015
Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) has published the World Alzheimer Report 2015, in August. It looks at the Global Impact of Dementia and does an analysis of prevalence, incidence, cost and trends updates ADI's global dementia data. Several recommen
Tips for Reporting on Dementia
This article looks at how the media can better phrase its coverage of dementia and people living with dementia.
Prime Minister’s challenge on dementia 2012
Prime Minister’s challenge on dementia Delivering major improvements in dementia care and research by 2015. The PM’s Challenge on Dementia is a challenge to the whole of society as well as government. It will focus on three key areas: driving improvemen
Improving Dementia Education & Awareness
IDEA is a free online resource, aimed at improving the care and quality of life for people with dementia.
CQC joins the 'Call to Action' Dementia Words Matter campaign
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has signed up to an important campaign to show the health and social care regulator’s commitment to best practice in the use of language when talking or writing about people living with dementia.
Dementia Specialist Interest Group
MacIntyre has set up a Dementia Special Interest Group to bring together staff from across the organisation who are supporting people who have or are at risk of developing dementia to share best practice, provide peer support and find out information.
Improving nutritional intake
6 out of 10 carers worry about the nutritional intake of the person they care for – read our information and top tips and find out how you can improve nutritional intake
Making a start: dementia-skilling the general needs housing workforce
This is aimed at providing information to assist housing providers in equipping their workforce with the knowledge and skills they need to work effectively with people who have dementia.
Cracks in the pathway - our review of dementia care
During 2013 and 2014, the CQC carried out a thematic review of the care people living with dementia receive as they moved between care homes and acute hospitals.
Supporting carers of people with Dementia
This report highlights key points where professionals and services can and should ensure carers are receiving the necessary information, advice and support.