Video category: Older people
We provide a variety of videos about older people and the
services and support we can provide in Kent.
Joyce explains how Kent's Enablement service has helped her to
remain independent in her own home.
View a written transcript of the
'Joyces enablement story' video.
Mabel and Sue's story
Mabel was the first in Kent to receive an enablement service. Her
daughter Sue was able to adapt her home to accomodate Mabel's
Harold's wife has dementia and he cares for her full time. He
explains how a £200 one-off carer's grant payment has made a
difference to him and his wife.
Joyce relates how her confidence has improved since the fast track
equipment service provided her with a walker/trolley to help her
get back on her feet.
A new 24 hour helpline and website are launched for people living
with dementia and their families and carers.
Mental Capacity Act videos
These films introduces the Mental Capacity Act and explores the
balancing of risks and freedoms in the process of making a
Explaining the range of services and activities available to Kent's
Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care Graham Gibbens talks about the
provisions being put in place across Kent to provide for an ageing