DP Volunteers is recruiting volunteers

We are looking for enthusiastic and thoughtful volunteers to join us to provide outreach support services in Watford, for our residents in supported living. "Helping people living with dementia get outdoors, connect with nature, themselves and their community, and retain a sense of adventure in their lives." We offer a unique supported living environment to six [...]

By | February 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dementia Partners signs up to Alzheimer’s Society Dementia-Friendly Housing Charter

Dementia Friendly Housing Charter: A guidance toolkit for a dementia-friendly approach to housing 24/03/17 See Link for copy of the Charter https://www.housinglin.org.uk/Topics/type/Dementia-Friendly-Housing-Charter-A-guidance-toolkit-for-a-dementia-friendly-approach-to-housing/ Launched at the Housing LIN 2017 annual conference, this Dementia-Friendly Housing Charter is aimed at the full range of housing sector professionals across all tenures, ranging from planners and architects to landlords and developers, [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dementia Partners is awarded EAC Quality of Information Mark by Housingcare.org

EAC Quality of Information Mark The EAC Quality of Information Mark, a kitemark to help promote and celebrate all forms of retirement housing, and ensure that elderly people have access to accurate and detailed information when deciding whether to move home. It is awarded to individual schemes following submission of a fully completed QI Mark [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Timeline of Devolution in London

  A Timeline of devolution Reeta Ram, Director of Dementia Partners first became intrigued by the details of the Government’s Devolution plan when she attended a Westminster Forum Projects (WFP) conference in late 2016. WFP work now extends to policy decided in UK devolved Parliaments and Assemblies, the Oireachtas, and the European Commission and Parliament. [...]

By | May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

See the floorplan of new Extra Care Housing Shared Home

floor plan

By | April 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DNA September 2015 Workshop

Dear all, The September 2015 workshop was a success. The next workshop will take place in February 2016 and a ‘book the date’ invite will be sent out shortly. Please click to download presentations for information only as described in the brochure: Legal - Wills  Wills and Probate Disputes and Court of Protection Deputies Deputyship and the Court [...]

By | September 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DNA Workshop Michael Culver – Legal

Wills and Probate Disputes Deputyship and the Court of Protection

By | September 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

FAQs Financial Help & Care Act 2014

Subject: Care Package Assist to Get Financial Help for Dementia Care For FAQs about Changes brought about by the Care Act see below What is the Care Act? The Care Act replaces over 60 years of law for Local Authorities regarding carers and people being cared for. It outlines the way in which local authorities [...]

By | May 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Solicitor, Michael Culver on Care Fees

Click here to read update by Michael Culver, solicitor for the elderly of Bolt Burdon, Islington Implications of the Care Act on paying for care Michael is a member of Dementia Networking Advocates. Members include advocates, solicitors, clinicians and care homes who are all are invited to write blogs and articles.

By | April 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Senior Judge Lush Did Not Sack the Attorneys

Do you worry that you are not managing the financial and property affairs of your loved one well enough. Every attorney has doubts about this. Reeta explains in this blog why Senior Judge Lush decided it was not in the Patient’s best interests to sack his three attorneys ("revoke" the financial and property LPA) and instead appoint [...]

By | March 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments