The Olive Tree Cafe, Alton

We aim to provide a welcoming and comfortable environment for people with dementia and their carers.

Updated:
5 August 2014
Location:
South East
Sectors:
Hospitality
Local Alliances:
Hampshire 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 aim to provide a welcoming and comfortable environment for people with dementia and their carers.

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

Making sure all our staff have awareness training and feel confident in serving  and helping people with dementia.

2. Actions

  • Dementia awareness raising for staff

    Ensure staff, especially all customer facing staff, attend a dementia awareness raising session.

    Status:
    Planning

    2014 - Second Quarter Update

    New member

  • Environmental improvements

    Taking advantage of on-going re-decoration and renovation to provide as comfortable and non-threatening surroundings as possible.

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Appoint a Dementia Champion

    Sally is interested in training as a dementia champion.

    Status:
    Investigating