Supporting confident social work practice with people living with dementia

These open access learning resources support social work practice with people living with dementia.

These open access learning resources support social work practice with people living with dementia, focusing on five practice principles:

  • Start with the person

  • Maintain a relationship

  • Involve support networks

  • Uphold people’s rights

  • Work with ongoing change

The resources include case studies, practical tools and guidance, and are available on an open access website. They were commissioned by the Department of Health and developed by Research in Practice for Adults.

Designed for: Carers, Commissioners, Directors, Frontline practitioners, Senior leaders, Senior practitioners, Service users and their families, Social workers, Strategic leads and Team leaders.

These resources are open access

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