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£2.4m funding for a learning and development programme for the adult social care workforce supporting people with dementia

The Department of Health has recently commissioned Skills for Care to support the delivery of a national learning and development programme for the adult social care workforce supporting people with dementia. As a result, Skills for Care announced yesterday that … Read more → – £2.4m funding for a learning and development programme for the adult social care workforce supporting people with dementia

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Bradford Dementia Group

The Bradford Dementia Group is a multi-disciplinary and multi-professional team offering a variety of training and study courses, including undergraduate and post-graduate degree courses, seminars and dementia care mapping training. Read more → – Bradford Dementia Group

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Bristol care home learning network

The learning network aims to develop meaningful and sustainable partnerships between care homes, trusts and the University of the West of England. Read more → – Bristol care home learning network

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Dementia competency framework

The dementia competency framework, produced by the South West Dementia Partnership, suppports staff to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to provide high quality dementia care. Read more → – Dementia competency framework

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West of England care learning network

The care learning network is a major information gateway to social care training, grants, workforce recruitment and development for adult social care employers in the West of England. Read more → – West of England care learning network

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Dementia education and training in Devon

South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust has a comprehensive dementia training and education programme. It includes dementia awareness sessions for all levels of staff including a pocket guide on how to communicate with people with a dementia in 12 steps. Read more → – Dementia education and training in Devon

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Plymouth 10 minute teach

Plymouth memory service assisted by Dr San Sreenath has developed a core knowledge set about dementia for the workforce. Read more → – Plymouth 10 minute teach

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Dementia Training and Education Strategy for Gloucestershire

Multi-agency work in Gloucestershire is underway to develop a confident and competent workforce to meet both current and future demand in caring for people living with dementia. Read more → – Dementia Training and Education Strategy for Gloucestershire

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Dementia qualifications

Skills for Care have published a range of dementia qualifications as part of the Qualification and Credits Framework. Read more → – Dementia qualifications

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What is dementia?

A list of useful resources to help people to better understand dementia. Read more → – What is dementia?

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