TEC’s Social Care & Care Homes programme supports the introduction and embedding of digital approaches and technology across social care and social work in Scotland.
Social Care & Care Homes
Janine Bain, East Ayrshire Smart Supports Team, talking about the benefits gained from appropriate use of technology and the importance of embedding it with colleagues and supporting them to upskill.
Kathy Wiles, Digital Dementia Advisor, Alzheimer Scotland, talking about the impacts that technology can have when considered as part of the support for people with a diagnosis of dementia.
This document provides an overview of the role of the Digital Dementia Advisor (DDA) in Alzheimer Scotland,
The role is to support people living with dementia at home to retain their independence and quality of life using a range of technology, and working closely with other teams, including the telecare service.