Tag Archives: Think Tanks

Care of Frail Older People With Complex Needs (King’s Fund)

Summary The King’s Fund invited academics, practitioners, policy-makers and representatives from patient and voluntary organisations to the Sir Roger Bannister Health Summit, held at Leeds Castle (Kent) in November 2011, to discuss the care of frail older people with complex … Continue reading

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Innovative Ideas and Solutions to Improve Quality of Life for People with Dementia: Innovations in Dementia (a Community Interest Company)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 11, June 2011]. Summary Innovations in Dementia is a community interest company which supplies innovative ideas to improve quality of life for people with … Continue reading

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Dementia and the Big Society: a “Think Tank” Report

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 11, June 2011]. Summary The “Big Society” is a major policy theme for the Coalition Government. This paper begins the discussions on dementia and … Continue reading

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