The Hospital has a Dementia Care Strategy in place.
Our Dementia Care Strategy is aligned to our overall Trust strategy as it supports delivery of our values and strategic objectives and underpinning strategies such as; the clinical strategy, the people strategy, and the quality strategy.
The Dementia Care Strategy has eight standards based upon the Dementia Assessment and Improvement Framework (NHS Improvement 2017).
- Person-centred Care
- Patient and carer information and support
- Involvement and co-design
- Workforce education and training
- Nutrition and Hydration
Information for people living with dementia in Barnsley
Dementia Friendly Barnsley is a website where you can find information about support and services for people living with dementia in Barnsley, as well as information about dementia friendly events and activities, locally.