Who we are

The Dementia HIT Education Workstream is chaired by:

Sharon Parsons, Community Team Manager for the Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service

Dr Rachel Holland, Psychiatrist in the Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service.

Organisations represented in the work stream include:

  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • Avon and Wiltshire partnership
  • Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service
  • Bristol Community health
  • North Bristol NHS
  • South Gloucestershire County Council
  • South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group
  • St. Monica’s Trust
  • St. Peter’s Hospice
  • University Hospitals Bristol
  • University of the West of England

If you would be interested in collaborating with this work stream, or want to know more, please contact: dementia@bristolhealthpartners.org.uk

What we do

    Promoting best practice in dementia learning and development

    We aim to support health and social care organisations across the region to be aware of the guidelines and resources available for dementia training and education.

    There are a number of facets to this work. Click on the links below for further information:

Training for health and social care staff

See here for details on the Dementia Core Skills Education and Training Framework

Training for informal carers, public awareness, and organisations

See what's available across the region for families and informal carers

Research into dementia training and education

See what works in dementia education and training

Additional resources

See here for details about online learning, websites and other resources

Get in touch!

If you have suggestions to share about dementia education and training please email dementia@bristolhealthpartners.org.uk

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