Dementia

Dementia

The Scottish Government has declared dementia to be a national priority.

Since 2010, much work has been done to ensure that people with dementia and their carers receive the best possible support. There has been a focus on improving rates of diagnosis, making a commitment to a minimum of one-year’s support for everyone with dementia, improving dementia support in acute settings and developing a Charter of Rights for people with dementia. Read More

TEC Programme – Guidance for 2016-2018

December 2015 Resource

This guidance note sets out arrangements for the allocation of the Technology Enabled Care Programme funding over 2016/17 and 2017/18, totalling approximately £20 million – access here: TEC Programme – Guidance for Years 2 and 3 – 04 December 2015 (Final) We are seeking submissions from organisations, working in collaboration with their partners who can […]

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Presentations from Living Well with Frailty Conference: October 2015

November 2015 Resource

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Presentations from Living Well in Later Life Conference: October 2015

November 2015 Resource

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TEC Programme – Overview of Year One Activity

August 2015 Resource

This short paper provides an overview of investment released in 2015/16, grouped where possible into investment themes, and sets out some of the key areas of national activity, including that progressed under the Improvement Programme. TEC Programme – Overview of Year One Activity (July 2015)  

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Edinburgh – Live Well in Later Life interactive map

July 2015 Resource

An interactive map which shows older people’s services and activities in Edinburgh has been launched. The project is a collaboration between EVOC and City of Edinburgh Council.  It is part of the European URBACT Healthy Ageing Project which looks at innovative approaches to healthy ageing. It uses Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to create ‘heat maps’ […]

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