The Corfe Mullen Dementia friendly community initiative was formally launched by Annette Brooke MP on the 14th March 2014.
The group has evolved over the last 6 years, now forming part of the charity – Growing Compassionate Communities. Working together with other local Dementia groups, learning from each other and the needs of our local communities.
We seek to journey with both the carer and the older person with dementia , allowing them to inform and shape a dementia friendly community, a community that is safe and non–stigmatising.
Aims and Objectives
- To raise awareness and understanding of Dementia in the Corfe Mullen Community.
- To create a safe and non stigmatising community were older people with dementia can live well.
- To create an environment where the carer and or older person with dementia can seek appropriate help and support