Dementia-Friendly Businesses (Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / BBC News)

Summary

Over 190,000 staff from companies including Marks & Spencer, Argos, Homebase, Lloyds Bank and Lloyds Pharmacy will attend training sessions to become Dementia Friends. The idea is to be able to better understand the needs of customers with dementia and thereby offer improved support.

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Major businesses commit to making staff dementia friendly. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge, February 28th 2014.

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‘Dementia friends’ in shops part of new care package. London: BBC Health News, February 28th 2014.

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