Actifcare (ACcess to TImely Formal Care) is a European dementia research project that aims to analyse the pathways to care for people with dementia and their families, in an attempt to better understand the reasons for inequalities in access to healthcare. Focusing on the middle dementia stages, where typically transition from informal care alone to a combination of informal and formal home care takes place, Actifcare will identify best-practice pathways to formal care at a time where there is great potential to impact positively upon short and long term quality of life. Read more