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Sainsbury's, Winchester

Retail

Updated:
29 December 2014
Sectors:
Retail
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?

By raising awareness with colleagues of how to assist people with dementia who may come in and making the store more dementia friendly for local people. This will be done by a colleague attending the training session to enable them to deliver the dementia friend’s awareness sessions to colleagues.

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

The availability of courses in the local area and time to deliver the sessions to all relevant colleagues.

Member website

www.sainsburys.co.uk

2. Actions

  • Dementia Awareness raising for staff

    Ensure all staff members attend a dementia awareness raising session

    Status:
    Planning
  • Appoint a Dementia Champion

    Mel to become a dementia champion and to attend a champion’s workshop to enable awareness sessions to take place for colleagues.

    Status:
    Planning
  • Support Dementia friendly high street Action group.

    Mel is part of the action group and through her the store will support the group to work towards having a dementia friendly high street.

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Support local groups for people with dementia.

    Along with the Badger Farm store support local groups especially the Badger Farm activity group through our community scheme.

    Status:
    Being implemented

    2014 - Fourth Quarter Update

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