This webinar took place on Thursday 6 August.

 

Deafness and Dementia: Predicting the future for Scotland

 

The current UK-wide COVID-19 lockdown has brought the impact and understanding of social isolation into the mainstream and the devastating affects this isolation has on people with dementia has been openly discussed in the media. Those with hearing loss are at risk of increased social isolation; those with hearing loss and dementia are doubly vulnerable and the limited social interaction during lockdown increases the risk even further.

To watch part one, go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGGc1EwZVlA

To watch part two, go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyxPhPsILlQ