Good practice guidelines in supporting older family carers of people with learning disabilities1 January 2003
The Older Family Carers Initiative has produced these guidelines to provide useful good practice information and ideas for supporting older family carers. They are intended as a tool to help Learning Disability Partnership Boards, commissioners and frontline workers reflect on the way that older family carers are supported in their area.
Supporting friendships for older people with learning disabilities1 October 2002
Part of the GOLD programme, this is an update into people with learning disabilities, their friendships, their aspirations and how they spend their time.
Medicines And Good Mental Health In Later Life2 October 2001
A report on a UK survey of the availability of community-based pharmaceutical care for older people with mental health needs.
Dementia Diagnosis Update2 July 2001
An update briefing on the effect of being given a diagnosis of dementia.