Gift shop, cards and toys.
- 13 October 2015
- 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?
Taking more time with people and family members affected by dementia. Recognising that those affected by dementia require longer to process information
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
Limited staff members/time
Limited shop space
Dementia Awareness raising for staff
Ensure all staff attend a dementia awareness raising session
Review environment of premises
to identify possible issues for people living with dementia. Make changes which are feasible and ensure staff awareness of those which are not so they are able to help visitors within the premises.
Highlighting quiet times that people affected by dementia may feel more comfortable shopping in.
Being aware of customer base and those whom may be affected by dementia.
Prioritising, where possible and practicable, required services of those with dementia.
2015 - Fourth Quarter Update