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Dementia Friendly Kent

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Care providers WTDBF-Registration-form


85% of staff should be trained to the appropriate level in the Skills for Care Dementia Core Skills Education and Training Framework (85% to allow for staff turnover)
• Minimum of Tier 1 for everyone
• Minimum of Tier 2 for Registered Practitioners that are in contact with people living with dementia or have staff that are in regular contact with people living with dementia.

Complete an annual self-assessment every April with a responsibility to make the DAA aware of any sanctions or CQC rating which is below good.
Notify immediately of a CQC warning notice. The Dementia Action Alliance to be made aware of the following Kent County Council Contract Sanctions
• For Contract Compliance – Level 2 or above
• For Poor Practice – Level 2 or above
• For Adult Protection – Level 3

Become a supporter of your local DAA/ DFC and attend a minimum of two meetings per year.Contact details to be given upon successful application

Casual staff must have completed Dementia Friends as a minimum standard.
Agency staff have as a minimum have attended a Dementia Friends information session
Dementia Core Skills Education and Training Framework Tier 1

Commit to revisit signage and the general environment for the people who use your service involving stakeholders and make as many improvements as possible

All staff members to have an understanding of The Mental Capacity Act that is appropriate to their job role.

Being mindful of how you can support your workforce in relation to caring for a family member and how you support your customers carers when accessing your services.y

Adherence to the Dementia Statements and Declaration

Commitment to using DEEP Guidelines

To have at least one organisation internal action (Organisational Pledges of action – which can be measured or evaluated. - detailed below)

To have at least one action where you work with an organisation from a different sector or within the Community- (Organisational Pledges of action – which can be measured or evaluated detailed below)

Organisational Pledges of action – which can be measured or evaluated.

  • To have at least one organisational/internal action or pledge
  • To have at least one action / Pledge where they work with an organisation from a different sector.

  • If you would like your business / organisation to appear on the www.dementiafriendlykent.org.uk website along with your application please also provide the following:
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