Younger people: an innovative partnership

HUSSEY Jacqueline
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 24(6), 2016, pp.20-22.

The authors describe an innovative NHS and voluntary sector partnership, YPWD (Berkshire), which provides support for young people with dementia and their carers in Berkshire. YPWD (Berkshire) provides support by offering a series of workshops and 1:1 assistance to enable people to maintain or learn new skills while also offering respite to carers. (Edited publisher abstract)

Subject terms:
young onset dementia, carers, joint working, voluntary sector, NHS;
Content type:
practice example
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