Social Impact Report 2015

100% of carers felt the residents had enjoyed using the products.

72% of professionals felt the products encouraged more staff to sit with residents.

96% of care professionals felt the products would help them evidence person-centred.

63% of family carers felt the products helped to reduce the stress of caring for someone with dementia

Output

Over the past 12 months, Active Minds has sold 14,735. Of this, 84% were sold to the healthcare industry which include NHS and Care homes, and 16% to the friends and family of people living with dementia and cared for at home. On 7th May 2015 Active Minds conducted a survey of its clients to establish the social impacts of the products. The survey was completed by 114 customers.

Outcome

Healthcare Market

100% of Care professionals felt the residents had enjoyed using the products

96% of care professionals felt the products had help reduce boredom and frustration in the residents

92% of care professionals felt the products helped to initiate conversation between sta and residents

68% of care professionals felt one to one activity had increased since the introduction of the products

Consumer Market

63% of family carers felt the products help to reduce the stress of caring for someone with dementia

93.4% would recommend Active Minds products to a friend

Impact

Active Minds products have provided customers both professional and consumer with products that significantly improve the environment for both the carer and person living with dementia.

Active Minds are providing resources to people that are allowing them to reconnect with their loved ones or clients even in later stages of dementia where it is most challenging.

The Active Minds products are also helping businesses meet the standards of care set out by CQC

Based on these outputs, Active Minds has helped to improve the quality of life for over 25,000 people living with dementia

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