New partnership in dementia conference to help improve Isle of Wight Care

New partnership in dementia conference to help improve Isle of Wight Care

"We want to change the way dementia is understood in the UK," say the organizers of a conference in Cowes.

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The charities Alzheimer's Cafe and Supervisor IW Were among the participants this week and advocated improving "sketchy knowledge" and offering factual care, not "best intentions".

Volunteers from the Isle of Wight Alzheimer Cafe

They were among the representatives of Cowes Yacht Haven on Tuesday (July 17), at a conference that included speakers from NHS England and Public Health England and the founder of Alzheimer Cafe UK.

Barry Jackman is Project Coordinator of the Dementia Awareness Partnership IW and looks after his wife. He told Isle of Wight Radio,

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