The Maldon District Dementia Action Alliance aims to create the environment where the people in Maldon District living with dementia and their carers can live well and be connected to their community to increase the opportunities for people affected by dementia to access local services and the wider community and to create a more supportive and understanding environment for people affected by dementia.
The Maldon District Dementia Action Alliance is chaired by MDCVS Director Sarah Troop supported by James Clarke, Chief officer at Action for Family Carers.
If you or someone you care for is living with dementia you can find information, advice and support by contacting Dementia Connects as service run by the Alzheimer’s Society call 0333 150 3456 or visit www.alzheimers.org.uk/dementiaconnect for more information.
The Essex Map
The Maldon District Dementia Action Alliance is working with the Essex Map to create listings of local dementia friendly services. If your organisation provides services to people living with dementia or their carers please read the below information and visit www.essexmap.co.uk to create a listing
Support for carers
If you are looking after a friend or family member who is living with dementia Action for Family Carers is a Maldon based charity that can provide advice, support and information, Find out more online https://affc.org.uk
The next meeting will take place on Tuesday 6th July, 10am and will be held over Teams. Please get in touch if you would like to attend. This meeting will focus on reviewing and updating the Action plan.
Subsequent meetings will take place on
Meetings are held at least 8 weekly and are open to anyone who shares the vision and mission of the DAA. To join a mailing list be to kept informed please contact Mark Neville on Neville, Mark Mark.Neville@alzheimers.org.uk