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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Sector Guidance for Local Authorities
This note states why and how local authorities can improve the lives of people with dementia. It also provides guidance on how they can join the Dementia Action Alliance and publically state their commitment through developing an Action Plan.Download Local Authority Sector Guidance
Guidance for local authorities on Dementia Friendly Communities
A guide for local authorities on developing Dementia Friendly Communities. Focuses on helping staff to support customers with memory problems more effectively.
Guidance for councils on creating Dementia Friendly Communities
This guidance looks at current best practice and learning in the creation of dementia friendly communities, how it fits within the broader policy landscape, and what actions councils can take, and are already taking.
Progress Reports of the Prime Minister's Challenge on Dementia
In March 2012 you set us a challenge to deliver major improvements in dementia care and research by 2015.
Supporting employees who are caring for someone with dementia
Carers UK and Employers for Carers set out key findings and emerging issues from a survey for employers and employees, and make 10 recommendations for employers, health and social care services and government to take to facilitate better support for carerDownload Supporting employees who are caring for someone with dementia