Event date: Thursday 25 October 2018

Dementia Care 25th Anniversary Conference

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

Event agenda:

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

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.