A dementia friends video made by the brilliant people over at Dementiafriends.org.uk was shown on TV last night giving a little more insight into becoming a dementia friend. You may have seen it on ITV, as I did.
The aim is to train 1 million people by 2015 to gain a better understanding and ways to help people living with dementia. This knowledge is then turned into action by any way you feel could benefit somebody with dementia.
This could include volunteering, fundraising, creating more dementia friendly environments or simply just spreading the word of dementia friends via social media. » Read more