Windows of opportunity: prevention and early intervention in dementia

Interventions: Introduction

This section brings together a collection of descriptions of interventions and services that have been applied at the 4 stages of the ‘dementia journey’ we met earlier:

  1. Awareness: ‘Just one of the population’
  2. Identification: Assessment, diagnosis and initial intervention
  3. Living well with dementia
  4. End of Life

They are divided into 5 categories of intervention, each of which can be applied across the 4 stages above:

You can approach this section on one of two ways – work through the sections in order or dip into those sections you find the most relevant or of most interest. We hope that you will keep returning to this area in the future and use it as a resource to help you in your daily work.