How to make your organisation Age and Dementia Friendly

//How to make your organisation Age and Dementia Friendly

How to become and Dementia Friendly

A guide for businesses and organisations in Leeds

Time to Shine has produced a guide to help you make your organisation Age and Dementia Friendly.

The guide explains what is Age Friendly and what is Dementia Friendly and why they are so important and the benefits of Leeds being Age and Dementia Friendly. There are also some wonderful examples of real-life stories from businesses and organisations that have become Age and Dementia Friendly.

The pack is full of useful resources and you can read more about it here: https://timetoshineleeds.org/…/sign-up-to-be-age-and-dement…

There are five sections to the  guide:

  • How to become Age and Dementia friendly: a guide for businesses and organisations in Leeds
  • Age and Dementia friendly checklist
  • Real-life stories
  • Background and local picture
  • Contacts and information

You can download all five sections of the guide at the website or you can request hard copies of the pack from Leeds Older People’s Forum

If you would like a pack please ring  (0113) 244 1697 or email jude@opforum.org.uk or sarah@opforum.org.uk

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2020-01-13T10:26:09+00:00 17th December 2019|0 Comments

About the Author:

Sean Tunnicliffe
Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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