Join DCAN event on emergency hospitalisation and dementia – 23rd February
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At a glance

DCAN and NHSE are coming together with people with lived experience of dementia and professionals from emergency services to look at the challenges of emergency hospitalisation.

The first stage of this collaboration takes the form of an online focus group event on Thursday 23rd February at 12 noon.

What is this event about?

The session will discuss the challenges faced by people living with dementia during emergency hospitalisation.

The event will also look at what could help, and see how a person-centred document sharing people’s details and needs could support  this difficult time.

Who is this event for?

This event is open to anyone with related experience: people living with dementia, family, partners and friends of people living with dementia, carers, people working within the emergency services and dementia support providers.

What is the format of this event?

With an emphasis on sharing knowledge, experience and learning, this event will include breakout groups for those who you like to contribute.

To find out more about the session and reserve a place visit the event page.

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