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Survey on needs of family & caregivers of adults with a developmental disability who may have dementia

Summary: 
The Seniors Health Research and Transfer Network’s Community of Practice on Aging and Developmental Disabilities and Partners is conducting a cross Canada survey to identify family and caregivers of adults with a developmental disability who have possible dementia.

The Seniors Health Research and Transfer Network’s Community of Practice on Aging and Developmental Disabilities and Partners

CROSS CANADA SURVEY

Learning & Information Needs of Family and Staff Caregivers

of Adults with an Intellectual Disability who have Dementia

  • To identify the learning & information needs of family and staff caregivers of adults with a developmental / intellectual disability who have possible dementia and
  • To develop learning opportunities that match learning needs and interests

The survey is open to family members, staff providing direct care, professionals, managers, administrators, and policy makers. They are all invited to complete this short survey that will take about 15 minutes.

The survey can be found at:

http://app.fluidsurveys.com/s/dementiaintellectualdisability/

Paper copies of the survey are also available, upon request, from:

Nancy Jokinen, MSW, PhD

Assistant Professor, UNBC School of Social Work

3333 University Way

Prince George, BC V2N 4Z9

Email: jokinenn@unbc.ca

Telephone: 1-250-960-5111

 

On behalf to SHRTN Community of Practice on Aging & Developmental Disability, thank you.

Best regards

 

Nancy

 

Nancy Jokinen, MSW, PhD

Assistant Professor, UNBC School of Social Work

3333 University Way

Prince George, British Columbia

Canada V2N 4Z9

 

Email: jokinenn@unbc.ca

Telephone: 1-250-960-5111

Fax: 1-250-960-6764