Topic outline

  • Understanding dementia

    This resource will help you feel more confident when working with people with dementia. With the right knowledge, you will be more informed and better placed to understand what life is like for the person with dementia and how to improve the quality of that life.

    • App for tablets (Android and IOS)

      This resource is available for download onto your iPad and Android tablet.

    • Earn an Open Badge

      Understanding dementia Open BadgeAn Open Badge is available to anybody working in social services who has used our Understanding dementia app. Open Badges are digital certificates recognising learning and achievement.

      To obtain the badge, you need to provide two written statements, of about 100 words each, about how using the app helped develop your learning and how you have or intend to put your learning into practice.

    • Feedback

      We'd like to hear from you about how you used this resource.