Dementia friendly community
A Dementia Friendly Community and being awarded the ‘Working to become Dementia Friendly’ symbol is about recognition for their work towards becoming dementia friendly.
The Dementia Friends initiative is a practical example of raising awareness of dementia. It is an excellent starting point for individuals, organisations and members of Local Dementia Action Alliances to take part in. You can find out more about Dementia Friends later in this section.