HMI West Regional Meeting 04 June, 2015
Speaker: Sarah Mahon, Services for Older People, Social Care Division, HSE
Title: “The Irish National Dementia Strategy”
Location: Merlin Park Hospital Galway
In an excellent presentation, Sarah outlined the policy and plans for the implementation of the Strategy. She also took onboard the various issues and questions raised by those present to feedback back to the Strategic Groups. A truly interactive meeting, it provided an opportunity for people to make a contribution to shape the policy based on practical issues which are so important in ensuring that the necessary services and supports are available to those living with dementia and their families.