Action Plan

British Society of Gerodontology (BSG) is a charity that aims to promote improved quality of dental care for older people in the UK

Commitment 1 - Relating to:

Improved Oral Health for older People.

 

How will your organisation achieve Commitment 1?

 

By continuing to provide and encourage through awareness and education to dental teams and organisations across UK the need for improved oral health care and dental services for people living with dementia

  • We have the right to be respected, and recognised as partners in care, provided with education, support, services, and training which enables us to plan and make decisions about the future.

Commitment 2 - Relating to:

To ensure that policies and recommendations for people living with dementia recognises the need for improved oral health and dental services.

 

How will your organisation achieve Commitment 2?

 

BSG committee will continue to ensure where possible for dental policy to recognise the need for good oral health and appropriate dental services for people living with dementia

  • We have the right to be respected, and recognised as partners in care, provided with education, support, services, and training which enables us to plan and make decisions about the future.

Commitment 3 - Relating to:

To ensure that carers of people living with dementia are given information and support to ensure good oral health for those they care for.

 

How will your organisation achieve Commitment 3?

 

BSG are working towards a DVD and leaflets for carers of people living with dementia.

  • We have the right to be respected, and recognised as partners in care, provided with education, support, services, and training which enables us to plan and make decisions about the future.