Tagged: dementia

Stage 2 application form for dementia environment funding available to view

The stage 2 dementia capital application form is now available to view. The application has been published early so that organisations can view the content of the stage 2 application … Read more → – Stage 2 application form for dementia environment funding available to view

Funding made available for dementia research projects

Dementia research

The Department of Health has made £22 million available to 21 pioneering research projects to boost dementia diagnosis rates and trial ground-breaking treatments. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt emphasised the crucial … Read more → – Funding made available for dementia research projects

‘Christmas to remember’ campaign aims to raise awareness of dementia

David Cameron and Carey Mulligan meet inside number 10

The ‘Christmas to remember’ campaign was launched by actress Carey Mulligan and the Prime Minister at Downing Street this morning. It is a joint digital campaign from Number 10, Department … Read more → – ‘Christmas to remember’ campaign aims to raise awareness of dementia

Expressions of interest for funding to improve care environments for people with dementia

Expressions of interest are now being accepted from care providers for funding to improve the surroundings of people living with dementia. Local authorities working in partnership with social care providers … Read more → – Expressions of interest for funding to improve care environments for people with dementia

NHS Mandate published

The first Mandate between the Government and the NHS Commissioning Board, setting out the ambitions for the health service for the next two years, is published today. The Mandate reaffirms … Read more → – NHS Mandate published

Government announces next steps on Dementia Challenge

Alongside the publication of the Dementia Challenge progress report, and the launch of the Dementia Friends programme, the government has announced a number of measures as part of the next … Read more → – Government announces next steps on Dementia Challenge

Dementia challenge progress report published

A progress report published today gives an update on the first 7 months of the Prime Minister’s Dementia Challenge. The report, ‘Delivering major improvements in dementia care and research by … Read more → – Dementia challenge progress report published