Dementia: Skilling the Housing Workforce (Housing LIN)

Summary

To mark Dementia Awareness Week, the Housing Learning and Improvement Network have published a new Making a start” report (and Resource Pack) designed to provide information and assistance for housing providers. These resources aim to equip the housing workforce with the knowledge and skills to meet the needs of people with dementia.

“The work is targeted at general needs housing providers but is also likely to be useful to specialist and private sector providers, as well as training organisations”.

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Reference

Garwood, S. (2014). Making a start: dementia – skilling the general needs housing workforce. London: Housing Learning and Improvement Network, May 2014.

There is an Executive Summary.

See also, the “Ten key points” Quick Guide.

About Dementia and Elderly Care News

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