Dementia Friendly Communities  

Hints and tips on being dementia friendly 
Becoming a Dementia Friendly Community  
Good communication  
The dementia friendly environment  
Informal Carers – Looking after yourself  
Reducing your risk  
Information for People affected by Dementia in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin 
JANUARY 2024 3rd Edition 
Or contact us for your free copy - see Contact us page 
Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Dementia Action Alliance priorities-setting survey 
 
For more information about Dementia Friendly Communities search for Alzheimers Society Dementia Friendly Communities 
 
For more information about Dementia Friends search for https://www.dementiafriends.or... 
 
To find out about Dementia Friends and Dementia Champions sessions locally go to https://www.dementiafriends.or... 
 
 

Our Supporters 

Our members include banks, leisure centres, emergency services, supermarkets, local authorities, hospital trusts, transport providers and GP practices. 
 
Any type of organisation or business can be a member, and we encourage everything we do to be in partnership, and informed by people living with dementia and their carers. 
 
Across the country, with other Dementia Action Alliances, we bring together organisations, businesses and individuals committed to improving the lives of people affected by dementia. 

Join us to: 

Share best practice around dementia 
 
Connect organisations and individuals- interested in dementia 
 
Take action on dementia 
 
Give a voice to people with dementia and their carers 
 

Dementia Friendly Communities 

The following areas are working towards being Dementia Friendly Communities. Contact us and find out more! 
Wem  
 
Whitchurch  
 
Newport (Telford and Wrekin)  
 
Bishops Castle  
 
Church Stretton Dementia Friends  
 
You can be a part of what's happening in your area!  
 

Get in touch 

We are always looking for people living with dementia and carers to join us, help direct priorities, and work towards a more dementia-friendly area. 
 
If you want to find out more, please fill in the contact form on our contact page, and we will contact you. 
 
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