Southampton Football Club

Southampton Football Club is a professional association football club based in Southampton, which plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. Our stadium is also home to Halo Conferencing & Events (part of the SFC Group) and sees visitors from all walks of life for a wide variety of events.

7 December 2017
South East
Local Alliances:
Southampton 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 want to join Southampton Dementia Action Alliance to help support our fans and visitors who are affected by dementia, and to ensure their supporter experience is as safe, friendly, and enjoyable as possible. 

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

Raising awareness with such a wide variety of staff and visitors.

Member website

2. Actions

  • We will become Dementia Friends

    We will encourage all staff that work at the club to raise their own awareness of dementia, and to become Dementia Friends

  • We will assess our environment

    We will arrange an environmental assessment of the football club to see what dementia-friendly changes can be made.

  • We will promote dementia friendly work

    We will promote the work that Southampton is doing to become more dementia friendly.