Wolverhampton’s Joint Dementia Strategy (Dementia Action Alliance / Wolverhampton City Council / Wolverhampton City Primary Care Trust)

Summary

This page on the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA)‘s website clarifies Wolverhampton’s Joint Dementia Strategy.

“The Joint Dementia Strategy developed by Wolverhampton City Council and Wolverhampton City Primary Care Trust sets out how the city will meet the objectives identified by the National Dementia Strategy. It has four key priorities: to ensure good-quality early diagnosis and intervention, improve the quality of life for patients in general hospitals, help people live well with dementia in care homes and reduce the use of medication”.

Read more: DAA Members & Action Plans: Wolverhampton City Council.

Readers might also be interested in the Wolverhampton Dementia Action Alliance and the West Midlands Dementia Action Alliance.

Developing Dementia Friendly Wolverhampton

“Wolverhampton has signed up to the Dementia Action Alliance and has taken up the Challenge on Dementia laid down by the Prime Minster and aims to create a city where people with dementia are better understood and offered the help and support they need”. (p.2)

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Reference

Kumari, S. (2013). Developing Dementia Friendly Wolverhampton. Wolverhampton: Wolverhampton City Council, March 28th 2013.

[A brief reference to this item features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 7, May 2013].

About Dementia and Elderly Care News

Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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