DDA Oswestry & District
We are an enthusiastic group of people with a passion for change & comprise of organisations from across the area working together to readically improve the life of people people living with dementia & their carers & working towards becoming a dementia friendly community & to deliver on the dementia statement.
- 15 May 2018
- West Midlands
- Businesses and shops, Charity, Community organisations, Emergency Services Sector, Local DAA Members, Retail, Schools, Transport Sector, Voluntary, Voluntary Sector
- Local Alliances:
- Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin 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 are working towards being a recognised dementia friendly community while raising awareness in the Oswestry & District Area.
We will promoting better health & wellbeing of people living with dementia & their carers & helping to reduce those living with dementia who are currently living in social isolatio.
Ensuring sustainability is built into the service model.
People living with dementia & their carers experience a significant improvement in their standard of living when living in the Oswestry & District Area
We will look forward to working closely with both our National & regional DDA colleagues.
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
The steering group will invite local businesses & com groups to a future meeting to discuss ways of helping them to further their understanding of the challenges that not only people living with dementia face on a daily basis but also their carers & loved ones.