Dignity and Respect




Dignity is at the heart of person-centred care. It means treating individuals in such a way as to give them maximum control over their own lives. Care workers should support people with the respect they would want for their own family.

Learning Outcomes:

  • The Dignity Challenge
  • ‘Dignity Matters’
  • Definitions of Dignity
  • Legislation
  • Dignity in Safeguarding
  • Meeting nutritional needs
  • Communication
  • ‘What do you See?’