All community sectors play a valuable role in ensuring the highest quality of life for persons with dementia.
Take action. Request a Dementia Friend session and learn how you can become more informed, supportive, and helpful.
Dementia Friendly Communities include –
- Neighbors & Community
- Communities of Faith
- Legal and Advance Planning Services
- Health Care Throughout the Continuum
- Banks and Financial Institutions
- Emergency Planning and Response
- Public Spaces and Environment
- Educational Institutions and Nonprofits
2018 Targeted Sector: Business Sector with emphasis on sub-sector areas including restaurants, grocery stores, hair boutiques/barbers, local shops, libraries, gas stations, etc.
If you are a part of one of the 10 ten sectors, either personally or professionally, and would like to help spread the Dementia Friend movement, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org or request a training under the BECOME Dementia Friendly tab.
Adapted from ACT Alzheimer’s®o developed tool and resources and Dementia Friendly America® Dementia Friendly Communities Toolkit