Dementia Friendly Glenrothes Report and Update
- Created: Thursday, 11 January 2018 23:10
Dementia Friendly Glenrothes have launched their year 1 report outlining all their work to date.
Dementia Friendly Glenrothes aims to build a community where:
people with dementia and their partners, families and carers are understood, respected and supported,
people with dementia can find their way around and feel safe,
people with dementia have equal access to local facilities - even if they may need a little support to do so,
people come together to learn about dementia and make some simple, practical changes that can make a huge difference to people living with dementia.
Highlights of the project to date include having:
Approached 187 shops, businesses, services and community groups - out of these 48 have started to look at becoming Dementia friendly
3 organisations become dementia friendly
Kingdom Shopping Centre
Engaged with 40 people who are affected by Dementia to tell them about their experiences
From Fife Voluntary Action Bulletin 11 January 2018 Opens a MS Word document containing information and links