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Alzheimer's Society

Providing support, information and advice to people affected by dementia throughout their journey.

Updated:
14 April 2021
Location:
East of England
Sectors:
Voluntary Sector
Local Alliances:
Welwyn Hatfield Dementia Action Alliance (WHDAA)

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?

Providing information and advice in a timely manner to empower people affected by dementia to remain independent.Building relationships with local organisations, both statutory and voluntary sector, to collaboratively work.Equipping service users with the tools to live well with dementia and continue to fulfil their lives.Investing in crucial research initiatives and offering these opportunities to local services users.

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

Increasing awareness of dementia and educating the importance of training and knowlege in order to provide a person centred approach.Increasing our profile in order to reach local communities to ensure that we are providing dementia support to all those who need it.

2. Actions