Scope Community Services Rotherham
Scope’s vision is that disabled people achieve equality. It is our mission to drive the change to make our society the first where disabled people achieve full equality. In Rotherham we are a Charity supporting disabled people to live their lives as equal citizens by supporting people to access the same opportunities as other people are able to enjoy.
- 28 October 2014
- Yorkshire and Humber
- Voluntary Sector, Care
- Local Alliances:
- Yorkshire & Humber Dementia Action Alliance, Rotherham 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 Dementia information to the carers of the disabled people who attend our Rotherham day services.
To train our staff in Dementia Awareness so they know which carers need the information.
To train our staff in Dementia Awareness so they know how to help members of the public inside/outside of their work environment.
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
Making sure all our staff are trained.
Improve the Dementia Awareness of Scope Staff in Rotherham
We will train our local Scope staff in Rotherham so they are aware of the cause and effect of Dementia and how to identify carers who need assistance and information and how to help people with Dementia in the broader society.