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Dementia Friendly Kent

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Cultural Arm ‘resources’

Safeguarding Information


Kent and Medway multi agency SAFEGUARDING policy  


Advice on writing a safeguarding policy can be found at:

The NCPCC safeguarding advice – Click HERE

Hampshire Safeguarding Adults Board have released guidance on writing a safeguarding policy 

Volunteer now also have guidance on their website 


Safeguarding Training can be found at:

Social Care Institure for Excellence –  Click HERE


Other Training


We have recently launched a new training programme called Bright Spaces, which is for arts and culture venues to help them be dementia friendly (although very transferable to older people in general).  Bright Spaces 

They have also recently finished an evaluation of some of their inter generational work – Evaluation pdf


LAPWING TRAINING Live Arts Practice Wellbeing Inspired Network Group
Arts for dementia & Arts for Community Mental Health Wellbeing

You may be interested to see which trainers we are using in addition to Dr Pat Chung from CCCU who mentoring on the Steering Group and with evaluation Lapwing Evaluation

And summary of aims and content here  Aims and Content 

Audio file explaining  about the project  here: Audio File

Other resources


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The Alzheimer’s Society guide to becoming a dementia friendly ‘Arts venue’ can be found HERE



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