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Making your organisation Dementia Friendly

Become a dementia friendly organisation by signing up to Lewisham Dementia Action Alliance, LDAA. 

Any business or organisation can join, the aim of LDAA is to work to make Lewisham, its spaces, people and services more Dementia friendly overall. 

To sign up is simple, your organisation just needs to identify 3 actions it will take to become more Dementia friendly. This could include having a Dementia Friends session for staff, improving your signage, accessing free training from Lewisham MindCare, being welcoming and considerate to people coming into your building/activities who may have dementia and their carers, and many more possibilities.

You can find out more about LDAA here and read examples of other organisation's actions: http://www.dementiaaction.org.uk/local_alliances/9220_lewisham_dementia_action_alliance 

You can join the LDAA by completing the form below: http://www.dementiaaction.org.uk/join_the_alliance/get_involvedhttp://www.dementiaaction.org.uk/join_the_alliance/get_involved

Signing up is a useful way to stay engaged with the issue of Dementia in Lewisham and to show support for LDAA. It is also a great way for your organisation to gain recognition for the work it does in the community. 

To find out more contact Rosa Parker, Community Development Worker at Community Connections.

E: rosa.parker@ageuklands.org.uk