Relationships matter in dementia care and positive relationships with the person with dementia, their families and staff underpin every aspect of this care. Throughout this book we have examined the components of relationship-based approaches of care; we have discussed ways by which we could implement such practice across an organisation to improve the experience of the person with dementia, their families and supporters and staff who provide care. Dementia is affecting more people than ever before and as such all organisations now need to consider how to ensure positive outcomes for the person with dementia, their families and supporters as well as staff who provide care. Organisations are unable to provide effective dementia care unless the staff they ...
Making a Difference
Conclusion: Making a Difference