Added on: 9th May, 2019 by O1
The business community in Orpington town centre is playing an active part in creating an inclusive and supportive environment for those with or those caring for people with Dementia.
Free Dementia Awareness Training
As part of Dementia Action Week, Orpington 1st are offering free training for all levy paying businesses and are once again hosting the award-winning virtual dementia experience bus on Tuesday 21st May as part of the programme. Please contact us if you would like to book a place for you or your staff.
On the same day Tesco Orpington are hosting a pop-up information and advice event between 10am – 4pm.
Let's Talk Dementia | Boroughwide Conference
On Thursday 23rd May Orpington 1st BID is sponsoring a unique borough-wide conference held at ODEON Orpington at which all sections of the community can come together to discuss, connect with and support those affected by dementia. To book your free place, or for more information CLICK HERE
From the award winning Village Halls, who have made their venue fully accessible and are about to launch a new dementia café, to our Solicitors CWJ, Manak and Thomas Dunton, all of whom have employees trained as dementia friends, and even our restaurants such as Masala Dabbas who worked with the BDAA before opening to ensure the most supportive environment - we are determined to demonstrate our commitment to customers.
Staff from PRU Hospital, Orpington’s Pure Gym and Premier Inn at last year’s Dementia Training