Age Concern Woking

Age Concern Woking is a local, independent charity whose aim is to give FREE support to older people in the Borough. The charity’s mission is to promote the well-being of older people by offering: Friendship.

Updated:
28 March 2018
Sectors:
Voluntary, Charity
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?

Making a difference by observing the impact dementia has on our clients

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

Time 

Ensuring the volunteers will help with this process

2. Actions

  • Offer all staff and volunteers dementia training

    Find out Dementia Friends dates and e-mail staff and volunteers to see if they would like to attend.

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Make volunteers dementia aware

    By telling them about dementia at the  interview stage.

    To be aware of their clients surroundings

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Partner with local organisations

    Work with local organisation within the area

    Status:
    Being implemented