Provide is a Community Interest Company which provides health and social care services to the people of Essex and beyond.
- 5 December 2018
- East of England
- Local Alliances:
- Colchester Dementia Action Alliance , Braintree District Dementia Action Alliance , Chelmsford Dementia Action Alliance
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?
We provide a range of services. To people with Dementia and their carers.
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
The challenges are numerous but particularly providing services for people in their own home.
Ensure all our clinical staff receive Dementia Awareness training
We have a rolling programme of Dementia Awareness training
Partnership working to build a more dementia friendly community
We use Dementia Adventure for training to our staff
Ensuring our premises and environment are Dementia Friendly
We ensure our GP practices are Dementia Friendly and are reviewing our other clinical premises.