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Walton Parish Nursing

Walton Parish Nursing is a Christian charity who support people in the Walton community towards whole person healthcare. This is care for the person’s overall well-being, incorporating body, mind and spirit.

28 September 2017
East of England
Local Alliances:
Felixstowe 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?

Walton Parish Nursing provides a number of different services to meet the needs of people in the local community including people living with dementia.  This includes general health advice, special health events and courses, a monthly drop-in clinic, Sole Mates and foot care and chair based excercise classes.

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

none - part of our usual services

2. Actions

  • Dementia Friendly Communities

    Walton Parish Nursing is committed to supporting Felixstowe to become a dementia friendly town and by leading by example as a dementia friendly organisation.  Staff will complete a dementia friends information session.

  • Promote Dementia Awareness

    Walton Parish Nursing will help promote dementia awareness at the annual local health fair by invitating the local Dementia Action Alliance and by helping to promote local provision for people living with dementia.

    Being implemented
  • Care and Support

    Walton Parish Nursing will continue to promote whole person care for people living with dementia.  This is care for the person’s overall well-being, incorporating body, mind and spirit.

    Being implemented