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Objective 3: Good quality information for those diagnosed with dementia.

It is important to provide good quality information on the illness – and on the services available – both at diagnosis and throughout the course of care.

Life Story Network – Your Story Matters

Your Story Matters is a national training project developed by the The Life Story Network C.I.C and funded by the Department of Health to support the delivery of new ways of working to realise dementia friendly communities with well trained … Read more → – Life Story Network – Your Story Matters

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Alzheimer’s Society factsheets

Alzheimer’s Society factsheets cover a wide range of dementia-related topics. The online sheets can be saved as a PDF, printed as seen on screen or emailed to a friend. The most popular factsheets are available on tape and CD. The … Read more → – Alzheimer’s Society factsheets

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Oldham life story project

Ken Holt, a former carer and very active carer representative, completed a piece of life story work on behalf of his wife, Alice, for the staff in the residential home she was moving to in July 2003. As a way … Read more → – Oldham life story project

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Isle of Wight information prescriptions

An Information Prescription works like a signpost, providing timely information for patients, carers, friends and professionals that can help a person manage their own condition. Read more → – Isle of Wight information prescriptions

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Nothing ventured, Nothing gained: Risk Guidance for people with dementia

Nothing ventured, nothing gained provides guidance on best practice in assessing, managing and enabling risk for people living with dementia. Read more → – Nothing ventured, Nothing gained: Risk Guidance for people with dementia

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Quality outcomes for people with dementia: building on the work of the National Dementia Strategy

The Government has launched an update of the existing implementation plan for the National Dementia Strategy. Read more → – Quality outcomes for people with dementia: building on the work of the National Dementia Strategy

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