Dementia: workers and carers together: a guide for social care workers on supporting family and friends carers of people with dementia

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Corporate author(s)
Skills for Care (Organization)
Skills for Care
Date of publication
1 March 2012
Social Work, Social Care and Social Services, Older Adults
Social welfare
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This guide is for workers across the social care sector to support collaborative working between the social care workforce and carers, leading to better quality care for people with dementia. It has been developed in coproduction with carers to provide information, advice and guidance to the social care workforce, when working with the carers of people with dementia. It provides support for social workers, care assistants, personal assistants, people working in day care settings and well as others parts of the social care workforce

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