Boroughwide Community Network

Borough Wide Community Network seeks to communicate with its member organisations and to give local groups and organisations the opportunity to ‘voice’ issues and concerns. Our members are community groups sustained by the hard work of volunteers. We provide our services free of charge and are volunteer-led.

Updated:
8 December 2014
Location:
North West
Local Alliances:
Wigan Dementia Action Alliance

1. Action Plan

1. The National Dementia Declaration lists seven outcomes that the DAA are seeking to achieve for people with dementia and their carers. How would you describe your organisation’s role in delivering better outcomes for people with dementia and their carers?

Boroughwide Community Network publicises events thoughout the borough of Wigan to help people with dementia and carers to know what support is available.

We publicise general information about events, services and organisations across Wigan which will be of help to people with dementia and carers.

2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?

Organisations letting us know about their events and services; to ensure that we are providing as much information as possible for local people living with dementia and carers.

Member website

http://www.bwcn.org.uk/

2. Actions

  • Dementia Action Alliance membership

    Become an active member of Wigan Dementia Action Alliance, and encourage organisations we work with to do the same.

    Status:
    Delivery

    2017 - Second Quarter Update

    Awaiting update

  • DEEP guide

    Ensure our network abides by the DEEP guidance for dementia friendly language and written information.

    Status:
    Planning

    2017 - Second Quarter Update

    Awaiting update

  • Publicity

    Increase publicity of the services and organisations available to help people with dementia and their carers, through using the local press and attending community meetings.

    Status:
    Delivery

    2017 - Second Quarter Update

    Awaiting update