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Sherborne Artslink

Arts Educational Charity 'Bringing the best of the arts to the community'. Courses, workshops, lectures, trips, films and events, supporting health and wellbeing.

20 September 2016
South West
Arts, Recreation, Voluntary
Local Alliances:
Sherborne & District 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 will be liaising with those working directly with people who have dementia.

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

How would you want to review the effectiveness of these actions?

Evaluate activities.

Assess the number of partnerships developed

Get feedback from those with dementia 

2. Actions

  • Become Dementia friends

    We will attend training to join the dementia friends network

    Being implemented
  • Support those with memory loss

    We are currently seeking funding to enable us to offer art classes specifically for those with memory loss.

  • Promote Sherborne as a dementia friendly town

    We are going to spread the word within the Community and encourage others to join in.

    Being implemented