Dementia Connected and Supportive Communities Project

Dementia Connected and Supportive Communities Launch event
Overview

A Partnership approach between The Haven Centre Forth and Kirrie Connections to pilot the Dementia Connected and Supportive Communities Project and build capacity within 6 communities (5 in Rural Lanarkshire (Forth, Braehead, Auchengray, Woolfords, Tarbrax) and 1 in Angus (Kirriemuir)to create strong dementia supportive communities where families affected by Dementia are connected to specialist local support. In doing so helping families and communities become better able to manage the emotional and practical impact of Dementia, and reduce isolation and loneliness in rural areas.

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Project name

Dementia Connected and Supportive Communities Project

Applicant name

The Haven, Lanarkshire in cooperation with Lanarkshire LEADER

Approved grant

£8,759

Fund now closed for further applications