Dementia Awareness

Burntwood Town Council have designed an Action Plan to enable it to make a meaningful contribution to health and social care being undertaken across the town to support people living with dementia and their carers.

 

Action Plan for Burntwood

 

Action 1

All Town Councillors to undertake dementia friends training.

 

 

Action 2

Member dementia champions to be appointed for Boney Hay, Burntwood, Chase Terrace and Chasetown.

 

 

Action 3

Town Councillors to map dementia provision in their respective wards.

 

 

Action 4

A dedicated dementia page set up on the Town Council website to promote available dementia advice and support

 

 

Action 5

Start discussions with the business community regarding how to make shops more dementia friendly.