Adorno Companions provide independent living support, befriending and companionship to disabled adults and the elderly. We are working to reduce social isolation and loneliness in Bristol and South Glos. We have both male and female companions that are DBS checked. Please note we do not provide personal care.
- 5 March 2020
- South West
- Care, Community organisations, Health, Recreation, Social Care, Transport Sector
- Local Alliances:
- South Gloucestershire 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?
We are working to reduce social isolation and loneliness within both South Glos and Bristol. We aim to keep our clients active, socialised and mentally well.
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
Gaining accreditation from the local authority to provide companionship to clients paid for by the local authority/Bristol and South Glos council.
Make our local town Chipping Sodbury a Dementia Friendly Community
We are working to make Chipping Sodbury a dementia friendly community.
- Initial Scoping
February 2020 Update
Adorno Companions are currently working with Chipping Sodbury chamber of commerce to make our town as dementia friendly as possible and have flyered all business on the local high street.