Strategy lacks ambition’ says the Mental Health Foundation


Posted on April 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

While the National Dementia Strategy will go some way in benefiting the growing number of people affected by dementia and their families, it lacks ambition and breadth in the face of rising dementia rates, according to Dr Andrew McCulloch, chief executive of the Mental Health Foundation.

‘The speed of implementation of the five year strategy will vary, depending upon how much of a priority local authorities make it, which could lead to a postcode lottery scenario,’ said dr McCulloch.


Find a Miele dealer


Print



Latest blog posts

Look East old chap

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

A certain amount of self-regard is no bad thing, but I can’t say the same about those, usually younger, people...

The flowers that bloom in the Spring

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

We spent the long weekend just gone mainly in our garden and on our allotment, planting, pruning, weeding, watering and...

Running to stand still

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

Last week, in giving evidence to the – wait for it – Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee and the...