It’s Dementia Action Week

22 May 2019
Source: Alzheimer's Society

Dementia Action Week 2019  20-26 May Alzheimer’s Society’s research shows that many people are worried about ‘saying the wrong thing’ to people living with dementia. And despite almost all of us knowing someone affected, two-thirds of people living with dementia report feeling isolated and lonely. That’s why this Dementia Action Week, we’re encouraging everyone to take action by starting a

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Vision UK Dementia and Sight loss Committee Statement on Dementia and Eye examinations.

30 January 2018
Source: Vision UK Dementia and Sight loss Committee

The Vision UK Dementia and Sight loss Committee recommends that patients diagnosed with Dementia should have an eye examination with a registered optometrist on diagnosis and should have their eyes examined at yearly intervals post diagnosis.  

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Papers for the Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Committee 24/01/18

18 January 2018
Source: Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Committee

Papers for the Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Committee meeting 14/01/18    

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Attach 1 - Agenda For Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Cmte, 240118
Attach 1 - Agenda For Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Cmte, 240118
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Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of Vision UK DaSLC, 011117
Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of Vision UK DaSLC, 011117
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Cmte, 240118
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For Vision UK Dementia & Sight Loss Cmte, 240118
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Attach 4a - The College Of Optometrists Report On GP Resources For DASLC 24 Jan 2018
Attach 4a - The College Of Optometrists Report On GP Resources For DASLC 24 Jan 2018
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Attach 4b - Dementia  Sight - Patient V2
Attach 4b - Dementia Sight - Patient V2
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Attach 4c - Dementia  Sight - GP CB Edit
Attach 4c - Dementia Sight - GP CB Edit
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Attach 5 - UCL And Vision UK Dementia And Sight Loss Conference Agenda Draft 3
Attach 5 - UCL And Vision UK Dementia And Sight Loss Conference Agenda Draft 3
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Attach 6 - DaSLC Workplan V7, 011117
Attach 6 - DaSLC Workplan V7, 011117
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