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Tesco Evesham

We are part of a large chain of retail supermarkets.

Updated:
2 May 2019
Location:
West Midlands
Sectors:
Retail, Charity, Community organisations, Hospices, Local Authorities, Local DAA Members, Schools, Voluntary
Local Alliances:
Worcestershire Dementia Action Alliance, Evesham 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?

We offer assisted shopping in our store - this is at any time.

We will increase the number Dementia Friendly staff by delivering Dementia Friends sessions.

We have set up a ‘relaxed lane’ 10am - 4pm daily 

Continue to be active in the Evesham DAA

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

Time to attend EDAA events and meetings.

Getting the right amount of staff to attend Dementia Friends sessions.

Member website

www.tesco.com

2. Actions

  • Dementia Friends

    Dementia Friends awareness sessions are to be ongoing for all staff.

    Status:
    Planning

    2018 - First Quarter Update

    Active member EDAA

  • A ‘relaxed lane’ is open in our store

    The 'relaxed lane' is open everyday from 10am - 4pm.
    Status:
    Completed

    2018 - First Quarter Update

    Relaxed lane is up and running.
  • Signage

    We have sourced some clear helpful signage to help our customers living with dementia.

    Status:
    Delivered

    2018 - First Quarter Update

    Relaxed lane is used daily for those customers who need more time and support at checkouts.

  • Dementia Friendly Community

    Support and contribute to the Evesham Dementia Action Alliance, to help make Evesham a recognised Dementia Friendly Community.

    Status:
    Delivery

    2018 - First Quarter Update

    Active member