Issue details

York Dementia Strategy

Purpose of Report: Work has been underway for some time to develop a Dementia Strategy for the City of York and there has been significant engagement with people with lived experience, carers and families of people with dementia to understand the current environment and the ambition for Dementia support in the future.

A draft Strategy is currently under consultation across system partners, and will be presented to the Health and Adult Social Care Policy and Scrutiny Committee on 5 July 2022.

This report will bring a final Dementia Strategy to Executive for consideration.

Members are asked to sign off on the implementation of a 5 year Dementia Strategy for the City.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/05/2022

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 28/07/22 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health

Lead director: Corporate Director of Adult Services & Integration

Department: Directorate of People

Contact: Jamaila Hussain, Corporate Director of Adult Social Care and Integration

Consultation process

This Strategy has been through protracted consultation with the public and with interested parties across the health and social care economy. There is an established Dementia Strategy Working Group which has membership from CYC, Health, the Community and Voluntary Sector, organisations who provide care and support to people with Dementia, and people with lived experience. The Strategy has had oversight from the Health and Wellbeing Board, and its sub-group the Ageing Well Partnership.

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: Yes


Agenda items


  • York Dementia Strategy  


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