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YoungDementia UK

YoungDementia UK is a good example of a specialist service for younger people with dementia. Read more → – YoungDementia UK

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Mental health and well being of black and minority ethnic elders

The National Mental Health Development Unit ran a one year national project that aimed to promote the mental health and well being of black and minority (BME) ethnic elders and to improve access to mental health services. Read more → – Mental health and well being of black and minority ethnic elders

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Guidance on the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and support of people with learning disabilities who develop dementia

The main purpose of the report is to enable those working in clinical and social care services to improve the quality of life of people with learning disabilities who develop dementia, by providing guidance to inform assessment, diagnosis, treatment and support. Read more → – Guidance on the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and support of people with learning disabilities who develop dementia

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Strengthening the involvement of people with dementia toolkit

This toolkit produced by the Care Services Improvement Partnership in 2008 augments the section ‘Involving service users and their carers’ in ‘Everybody’s Business – a service development guide’ (DH 2005). Read more → – Strengthening the involvement of people with dementia toolkit

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Developing forums for people with dementia

This report, published in 2007 by the Dementia Services Development Centre Wales, University of Wales, provides an evaluation of the Alzheimer’s Society project developing forums for people with dementia by the Dementia Services Development Centre for Wales. Read more → – Developing forums for people with dementia

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