A new kind of support


Posted on July 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

A small but increasing number of people with dementia are ringing helplines originally set up for carer support. Jane Gilliard and colleagues report on a pilot study to monitor and evaluate these calls.
Author/s: Jane Gilliard
Vol: 5, Issue: 4, pp28





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