Re: Formal diagnosis/identification of residents with dementia

The Integrated Health and Care Commissioning Team are writing to ask for your support in ensuring that all care home residents living with dementia receive a form diagnosis.

Click here to read the full letter

Click here for the GP template letter

If you or your staff need some support in utilising this information email

Here are some resources from Dementia UK and Alzheimer’s Society that may be useful:

Referral to a dementia specialist | Alzheimer’s Society (

How to get a diagnosis of dementia – Dementia UK

What are the symptoms of dementia? – Dementia UK

Remember to use the Support Service Directory for services supporting with Dementia Support Service Directory – HCPA