Inclusive Communities

I’ve been researching inclusion, accessibility and friendly, along with a number of terms regularly used within the dementia sector. One of the reasons is because of the ‘lightbulb’ moment I had last week, during an email discussion with people from a number of countries, where they no longer use the word dementia. In fact, they have…

Dementia Friendly Communities: what do they mean to you?

Dementia Alliance International has a new survey about dementia friendly communities for people with dementia and their care partners (meaning an unpaid family carer or significant other who is actively supporting them). We are very keen to hear your thoughts and that these campaigns and initiatives mean to you, and if they have positively impacted…

Dementia resources

I’ve decided to add three valuable dementia resources. It seems everyone has caught up to digital media and they are springing up all over the world. Alzheimer’s Australia South Australia developed a collection of training videos called Is it dementia? They are well worth a look, and will go some way in helping to develop dementia friendly…