What's New

Videos discussing Come On In resource

You can now watch videos discussing the Come On In resource which is a guide to help family and friends of people living in care homes make the most of the time spent together. The guide is short and easy to use with practical tips, from preparing for your visit and giving your visit focus to looking after yourself and very importantly what residents themselves say makes a good visit. Read more about Videos discussing Come On In resource

Scotland's third dementia strategy

The Scottish Government has published Scotland’s third National Dementia Strategy, covering the years 2017 to 2020, identifies the following priorities for the next three years: - Continuing timely, person-centred and consistent treatment and care for people living with dementia and their carers, in all settings - More progress on the provision of support after diagnosis and throughout the disease, taking account of individual needs and circumstances - Responding to the increasing proportion of older people developing dementia later in life, often alongside other chronic conditions. Read more about Scotland's third dementia strategy