Improving quality of life for people with dementia and their carers through impact investment

  • UK

20th April 2015, NESTA


NESTA a UK-based charity recently released a paper which explores the role for impact investment in developing and scaling products to improve the quality of life of people with dementia. It does this by examining areas where there is a need for innovation, promising evidence of impact and market opportunity. The first section of the report discusses the nature of dementia and its social and economic impact. The second section looks at the current policy and market landscape and discusses the market opportunity. The third section presents the major areas where
we believe there is an opportunity for impact investing and presents examples of ventures developing innovative products and services. Read the report here.