Quantifying the benefits of peer support for people with dementia: A Social Return on Investment (SROI) study

Peer support for people with dementia and carers is routinely advocated in national strategies and policy as a post-diagnostic intervention. However there is limited evidence to demonstrate the value these groups offer. This study looked at three dementia peer support groups in South London to evaluate what outcomes they produce and how much social value they create in relation to the cost of investment.

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Amy Semple
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2016
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