Dementia and Disability (APPG on Dementia / Alzheimer’s Society)

Summary

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia (APPG) released a report in early Summer 2019 about adopting a “rights-based” approach to tackling dementia as a disability, with a view to understanding – and reducing – societal barriers which adversely affect people living with the condition, on six fronts:

  1. Employment.
  2. Social protection.
  3. Social care.
  4. Transport.
  5. Housing.
  6. Community life.

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Reference

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Dementia 2019 Report: Hidden no more: Dementia and disability. London: All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Dementia / Alzheimer’s Society, April – June 2019.

“This report was compiled by Alzheimer’s Society who provide the Secretariat to the APPG on Dementia”.

About Dementia and Elderly Care News

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