Tag Archives: King’s Fund EHE Programme

Latest Guidance for Expressions of Interest Regarding Funding to Improve Care Environments for People with Dementia (Department of Health, Dementia)

Summary Expressions of interest for funding to improve the surroundings of people living with dementia are currently being accepted from care providers. Local authorities, working in partnership with social care providers and the NHS, are able to bid for a share of £50 million … Continue reading

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How Dementia-Friendly Is Each Ward? The EHE Assessment Tool (King’s Fund, Enhancing the Healing Environment)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary Relatively inexpensive and straightforward changes to the design of health care environments can enhance the wellbeing of people with dementia, … Continue reading

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Supportive Design for People with Dementia: a Bibliography (King’s Fund, Enhancing the Healing Environment)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary This bibliography draws together the reference materials which have featured in the evidence-base for the development of the King’s Fund’s … Continue reading

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Developing Supportive Design for People with Dementia: Design Principles (King’s Fund, Enhancing the Healing Environment)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary These design principles have been assembled as a practical resource to help organisations develop dementia-friendly health care environments. The overarching … Continue reading

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Developing Supportive Design for People with Dementia (King’s Fund, Enhancing the Healing Environment)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary The design of the built environment can significantly help in compensating for the sensory loss and cognitive impairment associated with … Continue reading

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