Dementia Villages


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Project Line:
Horizon Scan
Project Sub Line:
Emerging Health Technologies
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As the population ages, decision-makers are faced with different choices of care models for people diagnosed with dementia. Recent media reports have focused on dementia villages, first developed at de Hogeweyk in the Netherlands. This Horizon Scanning bulletin will present a narrative review of the literature describing elements of care, as well as evidence and issues concerning dementia villages and similar models or components of care. Stakeholder perspectives and an analysis of policy issues will also be incorporated.


Dementia Villages: Innovative Residential Care for People With Dementia

Issues in Emerging Health Technologies
PUBLISHED: October 2019

Dementia Villages - Position Statement

Health Technology Expert Review Panel
Position Statement
PUBLISHED: October 2019