Community changes everything. Dementia friendly communities promote locally based supports and address barriers experienced by individuals living with dementia and their care partners. Read on to learn how you can support building dementia friendly communities.
For the past three years, we have been involved in the Dementia Supports in Rural Saskatchewan project in Yorkton, Melville, and the surrounding rural communities. Our time with the project is coming to an end but the increased support for people living with dementia and their care partners remains.