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Tamar Care

Tamar is a friendly, professional home care agency delivering services across Alwoodley, Eccup, Chapel Allerton, Shadwell, Moortown, Adel, Scott Hall, Moor Allerton, Harewood, Scarcroft and Meanwood. We believe in listening to you, our clients. This is at the centre of everything we do. We understand that asking for support can be one of the hardest things you can do, so we help you stay in control of your independence and tailor your package of care to you. Our friendly, dedicated and highly experienced team offer a safe, caring and compassionate service.

13 June 2019
Yorkshire and Humber
Care, Domiciliary Care, Health
Local Alliances:
Leeds 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?

Part of our role in the local community of Noth Leed is to empower individuals to maintain their indepedance in thier own homes. We ensure all our clients take control of thier care whilst making decisions as to how their care should be provided. We provide outcome based objectives set out in the clients support plan to ensure our clients living with Dementia live fulfilled lives.

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

At Tamar we feel the best way to overcome the challenges in delivering exceptional care to individuals living with Dementia starts with the training of out staff and changing the way we perceive individuals living with Dementia. With the right training provided this gives our staff the right tools to deliver the best possible care to our clients in the North Leeds community.

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2. Actions

  • Training and Education

    Ensuring the staff that work in the community on Tamar's behalf have adequate training for working with individuals living with Dementia at all stages. 

    Being implemented
  • Accessible Services

    Ensuring the service we provide is accessible to everyone.

    Being implemented
  • Person Centred

    Ensuring our clients stay at the centre of their care by having control over all aspects of the care provided.

    Being implemented