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Aging2.0 webinar - WHAT NEXT? AGING2.0 UK RESPONSE TO COVID-19 - Shared screen with speaker view
Jessie Bosshard
44:50
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Sarah Heyworth
46:13
Established a volunteering part of Local Treasures
Jessie Bosshard
55:20
Hi everyone!As Hannah & Sam share their insights on the formal care sector, feel free to type your questions here. We'll take 1-2 before moving onto the informal sector with Sarah.
Anthony Blackburn
57:11
as an at home carer too. should we be prioritised to be tested so we can visit with confidence?
Ilaria Vilkelis
59:46
Has the ration carers to residents unchanged?
deborahgale
01:06:25
I joined late and this may have already been mentioned but what about the Hancock call for NHS volunteers being allocated to home care?
Anthony Blackburn
01:09:54
discharge of dementia & Parkinson's patients concerns me as their muscle strength & balance will have deteriorated during hospitalisation. In addition the agitation & confusion as a result of discharge will be unbearable for many dementia patients. An increase in re-admission is a real risk due to trips & falls. Think we should engage as many people/groups/organisations in helping make this discharge process more successful and sustainable.
Anthony Blackburn
01:11:15
can you imagine arriving at a dementia call looking like an alien
Jessie Bosshard
01:14:52
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Jessie Bosshard
01:15:07
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01:15:18
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eric kihlstrom
01:17:44
Please type questions for Sarah, when comes to mind. Thanks
Anthony Blackburn
01:20:22
We are replacing our weekly golf sessions with a group chat (Zoom) instead. Carers are setting the agenda for each call. The carers are already so stressed out. Many of their loved don't understand what's going on and why they can't go out. Definite increase in agitation & challenging behaviour. I feel for them all who have virtually no break 24/7.
deborahgale
01:20:44
Sarah, are you still only operating in Hampshire or have you expanded?
Sam Knight
01:24:52
Sarah and Sanjay, what's your take on NHS decision yesterday to centralise the coordination of covid-19 volunteer effort with the "250,000 NHS volunteer army" via the GoodSAM platform?
Anthony Blackburn
01:26:11
At the end of this crisis the unpaid carers need to be provided with extended respite support for their heroic efforts. Their batteries will definitely need re-charging. Their health & wellbeing has already been seriously compromised.
Anthony Blackburn
01:28:02
Are all volunteers being DBS checked?
eric kihlstrom
01:31:56
Question to Roland - Sanjay, are you in contact with the AHSNs? They are looking for platforms that can vet volunteers faster and better than the NHS can.
eric kihlstrom
01:32:04
from Roland
michael morgan-curran
01:33:32
Hi Jessie…..as a digital therapeutic company we are trying to support people in medical isolation to build their mental resilience and protect their mental health. How can people on the conf call work with us to get distribution to these at risk patients.
eric kihlstrom
01:34:04
@michael I will share something shortly
eric kihlstrom
01:34:16
there is a list available
eric kihlstrom
01:34:20
I’ll provide a link
Anthony Blackburn
01:35:09
should dbs checks be free for all community groups/volunteer groups - part of the support package ?
sanjaylobo
01:37:08
Q from Roland: We’re trying. Connecting at this time is difficult as everyone is understandably busy. Any connections appreciated.
sanjaylobo
01:38:42
Q from Anthony: DBS is a big cost, rising proportionately to the rapid increase in volunteer sign ups. Making it free would make a significant difference to those recruiting volunteers.
eric kihlstrom
01:39:02
Thank you Sanjay
Roland
01:39:09
Hey Sanjay, if you reach out to Peter Rhodes at Wessex AHSN I know he's interested https://wessexahsn.org.uk/meet-the-people/95/peter-rhodes
Roland
01:39:56
If you send me an email on rolands-k@unltd.org.uk I can send you his email
Roland
01:40:07
I think that link is a generic one
Anthony Blackburn
01:41:16
How about planning respite havens for carers post virus with all the support they need to get their lives back on track - almost like carers rehab?
Dominic Endicott
01:44:11
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Dominic Endicott
01:44:15
Weekly
joeshamash
01:44:33
I have to drop off the call now but a huge thank you to you all for sharing your insights, and a particularly big THANKYOU to Jesse and Erick for setting this up. and I hope to join another webinar with you all soon.
Anthony Blackburn
01:45:05
The big risk of ignoring the potential impact of a collapse in unpaid carers wellbeing is too scary to contemplate.
Roland
01:46:57
THANK YOU JESSIE AND ERIC
Roland
01:47:03
You rock
Dominic Endicott
01:47:16
Great work - all the discussions were wonderful
Anthony Blackburn
01:47:30
Really useful. Thanks for the opportunity.
Tina Woods
01:47:46
appg@longevityinternational.org
Hannah Bruce
01:49:10
Thank you everyone!