Summary of report contentHealthwatch Wiltshire reports on the impact they had following research they were asked to undertake by Alzheimer’s about dementia groups. Healthwatch identified areas of Wiltshire where there was a lack of groups, the types of groups that people wanted and what people valued most about community groups. The report outlines the impact on the number of groups and on people with dementia and their carers.
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Improving dementia community groups
Date of publication
Thursday, 5 March, 2020
Date evidence capture began
Sunday, 1 January, 2017
Date evidence capture finished
Friday, 31 January, 2020
Type of report
Lifestyle and wellbeing
Healthwatch reference number
Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation?
What type of organisation requested the work
Voluntary and Community Sector
Primary research method used
How was the information collected?
If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced?
Types of long term conditions
Alzheimer’s disease or dementia
Number of people who shared their views
Does the information include public's views?
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
Does the information include staff's views?
Does the information include other people's views?
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views?
Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
Does the information contain a response from a provider?
Is there evidence of impact in the report?
Is there evidence of impact external to the report?
What type of impact was determined?
Tangible impact (not cost related)