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Action for Carers

Support unpaid carers in Surrey

5 July 2021
South East
Care, Social Care, Health
Local Alliances:
Woking 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?

Support Groups

Talk to Carers

Talk to people living with Dementia

Action for Carers Surrey is led by carers, run by an executive committee of carers and supported by professionals from Health, Social Services and the voluntary sector.

Our main aim is to raise awareness of carers’ needs and concerns throughout the county and to work in partnership with statutory services such as health care and social care teams to promote how best they can serve carers within Surrey. This includes GPs and Primary Care professionals.

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




Time Constraints

2. Actions

  • Staff Training

    Attend Dementia Friends training sessions


    2017 - Fourth Quarter Update

    Told about Dementia Friends training on 15th Feb 2018

  • Join Dementia Local Action Alliance Group

    Research Local Group and attend meeting.

    Being implemented
  • Facilitate a Dementia Friendly Information Day

    Plan and book an event to coincide with National Dementia week