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Quarterly Meeting - June 2013

Event Date:
Wednesday 19 June 2013
LGA, Westminster


9:30am Registration and coffee

10:00am Welcome from Chair, Prof Graham Stokes Bupa

Member Action

10:10am LGA update, Cllr Gillian Ford

10:20am Carers Call to Action Update, Joy Watkins, Dementia UK Uniting Carers and Rachel Niblock, Guidepost Trust

10:30am Care Bill: funding, Chris Horlick PayingForCare

11:10am Coffee break

11:35am Breakout sessions

Housing, Amy Swan NHF/ Dementia Friendly Businesses, Tessa Crilly,Crystal Blue Consulting

• Update on Board, Simon Kitchen Dementia Action Alliance
• Updates from members

12:30pm Lunch/ networking

Reflecting on the Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia

13:30pm PM’s Challenge on Dementia: Research Champion Group update, Rebecca Wood, Alzheimer’s Research UK

13:50pm Response from Alliance members to the Research Champion Group, Dr Simon Evans, Association for Dementia Studies University of Worcester

14:10pm PM’s Challenge on Dementia: Dementia Friendly Communities update, Karishma Chandaria, Alzheimer’s Society

14:30pm Response from Alliance members to the Dementia Friendly Communities Champion Group, Bob Bridges, local DAA

14:50pm PM’s Challenge on Dementia: Health & Care update, Dr Charles Alessi National Association of Primary Care

15:10pm Response from Alliance members to the Health & Care Champion Group, Toby Williamson, Mental Health Foundation

15:30pm Close



Carers Call Update

Carers call update

Care Bill: Funding

Care Bill - Chris Horlick


Housing - Amy Swan

Dementia Friendly Businesses

Dementia Friendly Businesses - Tessa Crilly

Board Update

Update on Board - Simon Kitchen

PM's Challenge on Dementia: Research Champion Group Update

Alzheimer's Research UK - Rebecca Wood

PM's Challenge on Dementia: Dementia Friendly Communities Update

DFCs - Karishma Chandaria