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Building a Dementia friendly community in Northern Ireland: learning from the DEED project in Derry

The 18-month DEED initiative provided workshops, programmes and toolkits to support businesses, individuals and community organisations to become more dementia friendly and to challenge misconceptions about dementia.

Written by:
Eamonn Seydak, Matthew Holmes, Sabrina Lynch and Leanne Monk
Date published:

The project aimed to create conditions that would enhance and improve the experience of people living with dementia and their carers in Derry.

This Solutions adds to JRF’s learning about building a society that is more inclusive, welcoming and accessible to people with dementia.