The tide is turning for carers

Author:
GAUGHAN Anna
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 25(4), 2017, pp.12-13.
Publisher:
Hawker

The authors explains how a growing UK-wide network, tide-together in dementia everyday, is ensuring that the expertise of carers influence dementia policy, research and practice. The network, created by carers for carers, does not provide direct support to services to people affected by dementia, so it's members are able to give completely impartial and independent feedback based soley on their lived experiences as carers. (Edited publisher abstract)

Subject terms:
carers, dementia, social networks, informal care, service users, user views;
Content type:
practice example
Location(s):
United Kingdom
Link:
Journal home page
ISSN print:
1351-8372

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