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SCIE Dementia Gateway: Newly Improved (SCIE)

Summary The SCIE Dementia Gateway has been relaunched. This is now produced in partnership with the Salford Institute for Dementia. At the G8 Dementia Summit, SCIE’s Chair Lord Michael Bichard reminded delegates about the “essential role of social care and support for people … Continue reading

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D:Kit Self-Assessment Resource Pack (DAA’s Right Care Call to Action to Create Dementia-Friendly Hospitals)

Summary The D:Kit Self-Assessment resource has been compiled using a comprehensive and up-to-date collection of resources in order to support acute hospitals in meeting the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA)‘s Right Care Call to Action to Create Dementia-Friendly Hospitals. It reflects the National CQUIN for … Continue reading

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SCIE Dementia Gateway: Latest Dementia Resources and New-Look Website

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 1, August 2011]. Summary The SCIE website has been re-designed with a fresh new look and now makes it easier to navigate and locate information, whether this is in … Continue reading

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BME People with Dementia: Access to Support and Services (SCIE Research Briefing No.35)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 11, June 2011]. Summary Increasing numbers of older black and minority ethnic (BME) people in the UK are likely to result in a higher … Continue reading

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Windows of Opportunity: Prevention and Early Intervention in Dementia (SCIE Dementia Gateway)

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Summary The Windows of Opportunity for Prevention and Early Intervention in Dementia Toolkit is the crowning output from the National Dementia Strategy Objective N0.6 … Continue reading

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Case Studies: a Web-based Learning Resource (SCIE Dementia Gateway)

Summary The SCIE Dementia Gateway presents a collection of case studies based on real life stories. This web-based teaching resource is intended to help carers learn how to gather information and evidence about an individual with dementia in order to achieve better person-centered practice. … Continue reading

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Dementia Gateway (SCIE)

Summary People who work in the area of dementia care in nursing, residential or domiciliary settings should benefit from this website, and the free dementia resources to which it gives access. The Dementia Gateway is purpose designed to supply practical tips, tools and activities which may be of … Continue reading

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