Tag Archives : Dementia Friends

Plymouth shortlisted for national Dementia award

Plymouth has been shortlisted for the national Dementia Friendly Awards. For the past few years, Plymouth City Council has been working, along with other members of the Plymouth Dementia Action Alliance (PDAA), to make the city more dementia friendly. Initiatives include Dementia Friendly car parking spaces, Dementia awareness sessions for local businesses, and a Dementia […]

Dementia Awareness Week 17 – 23 May 2015

A range of activities are taking place in Plymouth to mark Dementia Awareness Week (17 – 23 May 2015). Organisations including Plymouth City Council, Plymouth University, Barclays, Plymouth Citybus and Plymouth Community Healthcare are taking part in events throughout the week to raise awareness of dementia and encourage individuals and organisations to become more dementia […]

Plymouth holds Dementia Summit for local businesses Friday 27 March

A Dementia Summit is being held to encourage local businesses to become more dementia friendly. The event is being held at Council House (next to Civic Centre), Armada Way, Plymouth on Friday 27 March from 9.30am to 12pm. There will be presentations from Ian Sheriff, Chair of the Plymouth Dementia Action Alliance (PDAA) and Councillor […]