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Olivers Coffee House

Coffee shop

13 March 2018
South West
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?

Consider why you want to be a DAA member.  How will you establish what actions are important locally for people affected by dementia?

By attending events, promoting the work of the DAA and helping make the whole town more dementia friendly.

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?

Speaking to customers and carers to establish their needs then followin gup to ensure they have received the service they require.

2. Actions

  • Becme a Dementia Friendly business where people can come if they feel lost or anxious

    Train staff as Dementia Friends so they can recognise sufferers and give them more time and assistance to place their orders or help them find their way home.

  • Become more accessible to suffers and carers

    Have a window sticker andpin badges to customers know we are trained to help people with dementia or additional needs

  • Encourage other businesses to become dementia friendly

    Use our connection to the Chamber of Commerce to spread news of events, training and projects