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Cyprus

2013: National policies covering the care and support of people with dementia and their carers

National Alzheimer Association

The Cyprus Alzheimer Association provides the following services and support:

Helpline

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Information activities (newsletters, publications)

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Website

 

Awareness campaigns

x

Legal advice

x

Care coordination/Case management

x

Home help (cleaning, cooking, shopping)

x

Home care (personal hygiene, medication)

x

Incontinence help

x

Assistive technologies / ICT solutions

 

Tele Alarm

 

Adaptations to the home

 

Meals on wheels

x

Counselling

x

Support groups for people with dementia

x

Alzheimer cafes

 

Respite care at home (Sitting service etc.)

x

Holidays for carers

 

Training for carers

 

Support groups for carers

x

Day care

x

Residential/Nursing home care

 

Palliative care

 

 

Acknowledgements

Antigoni Diakou, President of the Cyprus Alzheimer Association

Irene Georgiou, Assistant Director of Clinic/Department of Mental Health Services, Representative of the Mental Health Services to the Committee

Yiannis Kalakoutas, Director of Mental Health Services, President of the Alzheimer Multidisciplinary Committee

 

 
 

Last Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2014

 

 
  • Acknowledgements

    The above information was published in the 2013 Dementia in Europe Yearbook as part of Alzheimer Europe's 2013 Work Plan which received funding from the European Union in the framework of the Health Programme.
  • European Union
 
 

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