Springclean Yorkshire

Spring Clean is a professional local cleaning and pest control business with over 25 years of experience, delivering a first class service every time. Our aim is to keep Yorkshire clean and pest free. Within our Cleaning Company we offer a wide range of domestic, commercial and specialist cleaning including: carpet and upholstery cleaning, hard floor cleaning/polishing, oven and appliances, deep cleans, end of tenancy, building/office cleaning, jet washing The pest control business offers a wide range of professional services to remove unwanted visitors safely from the home, work, or office environment whilst protecting the reputation of you and your business and considering the welfare the local environment. Our services include the treatment of: Fleas, bed bugs, cockroaches, rats and other rodents, ants, wasps/bees, foxes and pigeons.

Updated:
11 January 2016
Location:
Yorkshire and Humber
Local Alliances:
Kirklees Dementia Action Alliance, Yorkshire & Humber 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?

Our aim is for Springclean and all employees to become dementia friendly and be proud to be dementia aware.  This will build trust and confidence for all our customers when we are entering their homes, care homes and businesses that we are sensitive to customer and individuals needs and will act appropriately and with the right support.

We will work with our network of businesses to encourage them to become dementia friendly and aware.

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

The main challenge will be to open people’s minds to how Dementia affects society, the local community as they currently do not see how it can impact their business. 

The next challenge will be the business’s finding/allowing time for training and following up ensuring the training becomes reality and people do what they say they are going to do.   

2. Actions

  • Raise awareness the effects of dementia on individuals, communities and businesses

    Springclean business will work to becomes dementia friendly and a member of KDAA.

    Management will train to become a Dementia Friends Champion and as a member of BNI (local business networking group) in Huddersfield, we will raise awareness of dementia and deliver dementia friends sessions to BNI members and colleagues.

    Springclean will  continue to promote dementia awareness to other business networking groups and contacts.

    Status:
    Initial Scoping
  • Advocating a message of dementia awareness and supporting others to do the same

    Personal experience has helped us to understand dementia further we have real experiences to draw on when encouraging others to get involved with KDAA.  This will enable us to promote the need for dementia awareness to other businesses and networking groups, advocating awareness, dementia friends and membership of the KDAA.

    Support other Dementia Friends Champions to deliver sessions (as required) and be part of the KDAA Dementia Friends Champions network.

    Status:
    Delivery