'The approach gives older people the confidence to have high expectations'

March 2009
Community Care;3/12/2009, Issue 1761, p25
The article presents information on the Leeds Council's efforts to respect and maintain the dignity of older people in England. In Leeds, older people were consulted on what they wanted health and social care staff to know about respecting and maintaining their dignity. It is stated that Leeds Council and National Health Service Leeds also had a scrutiny board inquiry into dignity across its health and social care services and has conducted dignity audits in some of its acute care services.


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