Pledge document for Prestatyn Dementia Friendly retailers

Retailers in Prestatyn pledge for Dementia friendly Community

“Get it right for people living with Dementia you get it right for everybody”

It would be fantastic if public facing businesses would pledge to help everybody in Prestatyn with a few key actions.

Prestatyn Dementia Friendly Steering group are happy to announce that they have met the criteria set out by the Alzheimer’s Society and have achieved ‘Working Towards becoming Dementia Friendly’ status.

This status allows the steering group to work with organisations, community groups, services and residents in Prestatyn to make changes to ensure that Prestatyn becomes a Dementia Friendly community.

Organisations can make a big difference for people with dementia and their carers by making a commitment to become more dementia friendly in four areas.

  1. Improve staff awareness and understanding.
  2. Review the physical environment of the store/ premises.
  3. Support staff who develop dementia or care for a person with dementia.
  4. Support the local community.

In the pledge form we have provided a number of options of pledges in which you are able to agree to, this list in not an exhaustive list so please feel free to make additional pledges.

These suggestions have been made with small, medium and large organisations in mind so please choose according to the size of your organisation.

For more information and guidance please see Becoming a dementia-friendly retailer: A practical guide https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/site/scripts/documents_info.php?documentID=3334

Or Becoming a dementia friendly arts venue: A practical guide – https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/arts.

Each organisation must pledge a minimum of 1 action from each Commitment section to receive recognition.

Please ensure you taken the time to read and understand the Terms and Conditions which are located at the back of the pledge form document.

Please click Pledge form for Prestatyn retailers to download pdf document.

Thank you for your continued support of Prestatyn Dementia Friendly community.