The double hit of dementia and COVID-19 pandemics has raised great concerns for people living with dementia.
Guidelines and protocols
WHO releases guidelines for preventing the spread of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities
A collection of best practices, bottom-up actions, public policies, innovations, and awareness campaigns are available at covidfree-toolkit.
IAHPC releases list of resources relevant for palliative care and COVID-19.
Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean has released a report that recommends the best practices for caring for the elderly.
The United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) published “General recommendations for the attention of older people from a human rights based perspective”.