Grove Park Community Library and Re-use Centre
Weare aiming to run a dementia friendly Centre, we also run classes for the over 55's, Knitting Club, computer lessons, arts and crafts, and also keep-fit, we also run a group, Golden Years Senior Citizens Club which includes days out to the beach, and also shows, also monthly meeting to decide on fundraising.
- 12 December 2016
- Local Authorities, Voluntary
- Local Alliances:
- Lewisham 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?
Give the elderly a safe place to socialise,
Giving them project to finish off in their own homes.
Helping them to be part of a group,
Making new friends/ combat lonliness
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
The other people in the clubs to have a better understanding of people with dementia,
we already have set up a workshop and also have handed out leaflets