Presenters of this web seminar will provide international perspectives on supporting people with dementia and their caregivers. The presentation will describe results from a survey on stigma given to people with dementia and caregivers from 54 countries. The presentation will also describe Scotland’s 10-year journey to improve dementia care and how Focus on Dementia is supporting the implementation of the dementia strategy in practice.
Participants in this web seminar will be able to:
- Identify three ways people with dementia are stigmatized;
- Identify methods to help reduce stigma in their local communities;
- Describe Scotland’s dementia strategy and progress; and,
- Understand how Scotland is supporting the implementation of the dementia strategy into practice.