Lloyds Pharmacy, Alton

High street based, pharmacy led, health and beauty retailer.

9 December 2014
Health, Retail, Pharmaceutical
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?

Lloyds Pharmacy as a major high street business has committed to become more dementia friendly by signing up to the Alzheimer's Society Dementia Friendly Communities.

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

Time and resources.

2. Actions

  • Dementia Awareness raising for staff

    We will improve our skills in helping people with dementia by watching the videos supplied by Dementia Friends.

    Being implemented

    2014 - First Quarter Update

    New member

  • Taking responsibility

    We will all take personal responsibility for this by making a personal pledge to help.

    Being implemented
  • Medicine Awareness

    We will take the time to spend with dementia patients to give them a personalised solution to taking medication.

    Being implemented