Care Matters works with the School of Health
and Social Care, University of Surrey. The organisation holds a ReQ mark
with University of Surrrey and University of Brighton for recognised
educational quality for 3 courses. Read More
Care Home Development
Care Matters is keen to work with organisations on
strategic projects which bring all elements of our Model of Care
together into an holistic approach. Read more
Dementia Care Matters offers a range of learning materials based upon the experiences of people living with a dementia, care staff and relatives. A series of books; DVDs and a two part DVD training programme for staff.
Mattering at home
Dementia Care Matters has a well-established inspirational model transforming dementia care homes. Following significant development we are now able to share our new model of homecare services ‘Mattering At Home.’
Mattering in Hospital
The national focus is
increasing on the need to achieve culture change in the NHS. There is a renewed
emphasis on the quality of people's experience in hospital. This focus has a complete
synergy with Dementia Care Matters philosophy. Read more
“Our concept of Mattering brings together the core elements of emotional care, skills, quality of life and environment with the culture of a shared community, thereby evidencing individuals matter.”
Enthusiasm and motivation in Wales for our model and approach is exciting. We are working closely with 4 Butterfly Project Homes, each aiming to achieve our Butterfly Service award alongside the current 3 Welsh homes.
Dementia Care Matters has been welcomed in Ireland - bringing our Culture Change approach to Nursing Homes and providing training on Leadership, Person Centred Care and Training Skills.
International interest in Dementia Care Matters model of dementia care has increased dramatically during 2014 in particular across Canada and Australia. Read more
David provides specialist
Consultancy in areas of dementia care that are newly developing or requiring a
strategic focus. He can be commissioned to produce
practice development tools and specialises in motivational speaking at conferences
and with the media. Read more
Our team are involved in conferences and key dementia care events across the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada & Australia.
Join Dementia Care Matters at our exciting annual events.
Applying the methods described and using the tools provided in these resources simply cannot be ignored– Gloria Haynes, Operations Manager and Lead for Dementia Care Development, Fremantle Trust
Very impressed with the DVD's & Book from you. If you are looking for a deep undertsanding of what Dementia Care is all about then you have found the right website....–Dementia Care Matters Member
Just a quick note to say how happy I am with the latest DVD. It is truly inspirational and an asset during training. – Dementia Care Trainer