Ernest Jones, Eastleigh
- 29 December 2014
- 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?
To fully understand the challenges faced by those with dementia and be able to respond to their needs by providing a welcoming environment and staff who are able to assist.
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
Time for dementia awareness sessions
Dementia Awareness raising for staff
Ensure all staff attend a dementia awareness raising session
Dementia Friendly premises
Review premises to look at ways the environment could be made more dementia friendly and make changes where appropriate/possible
Embed the concept of ‘Dementia Friendly’ within the business
Review business operations manuals and guidance to ensure dementia awareness is included
2014 - Second Quarter Update