Inclusive Change T/a Your Village Shop
A community shop in Stoke Gifford Retirement Village serving the local community and village residents. Aiming to be a dementia friendly shopping experience. Also providing autism friendly workplace with support for young people and adults to access the workplace and overcome challenges.
- 16 March 2020
- South West
- Businesses and shops, Children Young People and Students, Community organisations, Education Sector
- Local Alliances:
- Bristol Dementia Action Alliance, 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?
To provide a shopping experience in a dementia friendly, safe environment helping individuals and Carers in South Glos.
To increase awareness of dementia through our work in the local community.
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
Knowledge and understanding of the challenges with dementia
Cost of implementing reasonable adjustments in the store and training staff
To contact local dementia action team
seek support from the dementia action team
Find out what support we can put into our new shop
Find out what design ideas we can use in our shop