Tag Archives: Dementia Skills Gap

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 … Continue reading

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Prepared to Care: Challenging the Dementia Skills Gap (All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia)

Summary This report, published in 2009, presents the results of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia’s inquiry into the scale of the challenge in training the caring professions in dementia, and the general readiness / unreadiness of the social care … Continue reading

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