Long-term care and COVID-19: resources

From LTCcovid to a Global Observatory of Long-Term Care

After a quieter time to take stock, we’re delighted to let you know that, with initial support from the London School of Economics, we are working on developing a follow-on platform, a Global Observatory of Long-Term Care. The Observatory aims to share international learning on how LTC systems globally can address common structural challenges and… Read More »From LTCcovid to a Global Observatory of Long-Term Care

Resource: Advice cards for carers, humanitarian agencies, communities and people living with dementia in times of crisis (Alzheimer’s Disease International)

Alzheimer’s Disease International have developed a set of cards with advice those involved in humanitarian responses, including information on how to identify people with dementia (a “hidden disability”), how to communicate with them clearly, guidance and support and advice on mobility, food, drink and hygiene, and how to support their carers. The cards are currently… Read More »Resource: Advice cards for carers, humanitarian agencies, communities and people living with dementia in times of crisis (Alzheimer’s Disease International)

Alzheimer’s Disease International: new page with resources to support for people affected by the Ukrainian crisis

Alzheimer’s Disease International the international umbrella NGO of dementia associations have compiled resources in support of people affected by the war in Ukraine, please share and if you are aware of other useful information, particularly for those living with visible and less visible disabilities, please let them know: https://www.alzint.org/news-events/news/advice-and-support-for-those-affected-by-the-ukrainian-crisis/