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Scotland-wide Research into the Needs of Care Home Residents

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The Joint Improvement Team is seeking to understand better the needs of people who live in care homes across Scotland.  This information will be helpful in understanding how care should be developed in the longer term. It will ensure that planning of the care for older people is done using good factual information, rather than guesswork.

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Integration Remote Event Reaches Stakeholders Across Scotland

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JIT’s recent remote learning event on integration of health and social care took place at 11 videoconference sites across Scotland, from Shetland to the Borders.  This was run in partnership with NES/RRHEAL, SSSC and The Alliance. The event aimed to capture key messages from the major conference in Edinburgh ‘Integrating for Better Outcomes’, in June […]

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Dementia Friendly Churches 2014 – Workshops

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The Church of Scotland is providing workshops to support the process of making church dementia-friendly. Church is often a pivotal part of people’s lives, that helps people to stay connected with friends and community, as well as helping to meet spiritual needs. More details and booking info can be found here

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