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The White Hart hotel Newmarket

If you’re looking for good food, good drinks and a place to stay then you’ve come to the right place at the White Hart. We’re ideally situated on the High Street in the centre of Newmarket, just 20 minutes walk from Newmarket Racecourse and 10 minutes walk from Tattersalls Auctioneers. Fill up on our fantastic food. Our menu has all your favourite pub classics alongside a great selection of steaks, sandwiches, burgers, curries and more. Whether you’re staying with us just joining us for lunch or dinner, we’ve got plenty to keep you going.

Updated:
8 February 2019
Location:
East of England
Sectors:
Retail, Hospitality
Local Alliances:
Newmarket 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 would seek to promote awareness of dementia issues to our staff so that those living with dementia and their carers feel comfortable and at ease in The White Hart. We would wish to review what we do on a regular basis and endeavour to improve our facilities and our awareness of dementia issues.   We would seek to resolve specific problems that may occur with individuals from time to time.

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

Allocating time for Dementia awareness sessions due to the number of staff and their different work hours. We also need to include dementia awareness in new staff induction programmes. Making sure that all staff have a good understanding of the issues surrounding people living with Dementia. Helping staff not to make assumptions.

2. Actions

  • Improve our understanding of Dementia

    We will arrange for all staff to be dementia aware to ensure greater understanding of the condition and how we can help.

    Status:
    Planning
  • Work in partnership with Newmarket DAA

    The White Hart will work with the Newmarket Dementia Action Alliance to support Newmarket to become a dementia friendly community and encourage other organisations to attend Dementia Friends sessions and sign up to the Dementia Action Alliance.

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Promoting dementia awareness

    The White Hart will display the NDAA window sticker to show it is a member of the NDAA. Also when applicable and appropriate the dementia friendly sticker, to demonstrate it is a dementia friendly organisation.

    Status:
    Being implemented