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Dementia Evidence Toolkit

Dementia Evidence Toolkit created by Rachel Hogg published on 22 August 2016

The Dementia Evidence Toolkit for commissioners, care providers, people working in health and social care and people with Dementia and their families. The toolkit has two resources: A searchable database with information on ove 1433 research studies om interventions for people living with dementia and their carers.

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'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle'

'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle' created by Incontrol-able published on 02 August 2016

Let's hope we have a lovely sunny August, but make sure you have an umbrella because it is the Carnival on Saturday and that normally guarantees a downpour for a week! The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has produced a really useful video that explains the principles of the Mental Capacity Act and how they work in practice for people who may lack capacity.  Please follow the link

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School workers switch jobs to help pupils

School workers switch jobs to help pupils created by Rachel Hogg published on 15 July 2016

Two caring school workers have rolled up their sleeves and headed out on the employment trail in a bid to sign up companies willing to offer work experience to pupils with special needs.

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'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle'

'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle' created by Incontrol-able published on 01 July 2016

After the vote on 'Brexit' and England going out of the European Championship everyone seems to be in the mood for a time of reflection, so I thought we would take this on board. A couple of weeks ago I was asked by someone 'what do we actually do as an organisation?' and it got me thinking that people who read this blog might not actually know what we do!

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Delirium Awareness Video

Delirium Awareness Video created by Rachel Hogg published on 20 June 2016

Delirium in older adults often goes unrecognised by health care professionals and can be poorly managed.  This video was produced with the aim of improving recognition and management of delirium in any healthcare setting.

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