Hilary Woodhead: Speaking at the Dementia, Care & Nursing Home Expo Birmingham

NAPA National Activity Providers Association

Hilary Woodhead

The Whole Home Approached – recognising need, skills and building connections

This session will explore the concept of a Whole Home Approach and reflect on the traditional view of activity in care homes. NAPA suggest a focus on wellbeing and engagement is essential in order to meet the changing needs of the people we support. We will consider how activity provision has evolved and how we can build on what we know works in order to ensure all those in receipt of care and support live content creative and connected lives.


Biography

Hilary Woodhead joined NAPA as Executive Director in September 2019. Hilary has nearly 30 years experience working directly with adults with care and support needs in a variety of project management, service improvement and staff development roles across the Health, Housing and Social Care Sector. Hilary has spent the majority of her career specialising in the care and support of people living with dementia, she is passionate about ensuring people are supported to live a meaningful life and experience quality engagement and care in a supportive environment.

NAPA National Activity Providers Association

Hilary Woodhead

The Whole Home Approached – recognising need, skills and building connections

This session will explore the concept of a Whole Home Approach and reflect on the traditional view of activity in care homes. NAPA suggest a focus on wellbeing and engagement is essential in order to meet the changing needs of the people we support. We will consider how activity provision has evolved and how we can build on what we know works in order to ensure all those in receipt of care and support live content creative and connected lives.


Schedule

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