In partnership with national organisations such as Alzheimer’s Society, Join Dementia Research (JDR), as well as Local Dementia Action Alliances (LDAA) UCL Partners will facilitate and support delivery of dementia awareness training (45minsapprx). Through this funded project, we are able to offer training free of charge to all practice staff (clinical and nonclinical)*.
In agreement with guidelines from the Alzheimer’s Society, each practice should complete a number of actions in order to become dementia friendly Actions to include:
Run a Dementia Awareness Training session for all practice staff(min45mins)
Appoint a Dementia Champion
Become a member of your local Dementia Action Alliance
Introduce changes to your practice environment
Involve people with dementia and their careers in practice patient groups
Promotion of recruitment to Join Dementia Research campaign