Poynton has been officially recognised by the Alzheimer’s Society as ‘working to become dementia friendly’ through the work of Poynton Dementia Steering Group (PDSG).  The following short video outlines how small changes help make a dementia friendly community https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fz8ACEu7Lho

PDSG are now able to support and assess others to become part of the dementia friendly communities initiative.

Please email Sharon Duke on sharon.duke@poyntontowncouncil.gov.uk to discuss how your group, business or organisation is working towards becoming dementia friendly.  Once approved, recognition will be for twelve months with an annual assessment to continue to be recognised. You will be issued with a sticker for display purposes and given information about the terms and conditions for using the symbol.