For their 25th anniversary, Dementia Care are bringing together groups and individuals they we work closely, as well as practitioners from further afield, to share knowledge and discuss the future of dementia services and care.
The Sage Gateshead
Session 1 Policy and Strategy
8.00 – Registration
9.30 – Welcome and opening address
10.00 – To be released – MP – Politival Perspective on social care
10.30 – Rob Webster CEO Mental Health Trust
11.15 – Coffee Break
11.45 – Key note speech from Professor Louise Robinson (Director Newcastle Institute for Ageing)
12.15 – Q&A with speakers
12.45 – Break – Lunch and an opportunity to network and meet exhibitors
Session 2 Service Delivery
13.30 – Catherine Richardson – CCG/ Dr Catherine Kirkley – DTDT new pathways and delivery methods.
14.15 – Lesley Palmer – Stirling Uni – Dementia design in buildings and communities
15.00 – Coffee
15.30 – To Be Released – CQC – Regulatory Perspective –
16.00 – To be Released – Current Research Excellence
16.30 – Closing Remarks
Visit the conference website to register your place at this event
Dementia UK provides specialist dementia support for families through our Admiral Nurse service.When things get challenging or difficult, our nurses work alongside people with dementia and their families: giving them the one-to-one support, expert guidance and practical solutions they need, and that can be hard to find elsewhere.