BDAA’s “Coming of Age” Celebrations 8th July 2016

To celebrate our being registered as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO), BDAA held a “Coming of Age” Celebration on 8th July 2016. This was held at Westbury Baptist Church and included speakers (who are living with Dementia), stalls, food and fun. Yes fun! Ask all those who tried Zumba for the first time, or those […]

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Could Bristol International Airport be the first Dementia Friendly airport in the World? (Unless you know of another one!)

Unless you’re a seasoned flyer, lots of people find navigating your way through the airport process quite a stressful experience. Imagine what it’s like if you’re a carer with someone who has Dementia. Well, Bristol Airport made an important step forward today in becoming a Dementia Friendly Airport (maybe the first in the world – […]

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BDAA makes links with the BME communities

BDAA’s objective is to make Bristol “THE Dementia City of the UK” When talking of the city we mean all groups, all communities, both genders, all faiths ( and none), all colours, all creeds, all cultures and all sexualities; in fact everybody. A first step occured on the 4th August 2015 when we shared our […]

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Longwell Green Vets become Dementia Aware

Tony presented an awareness session for the Longwell Green Veterinary Surgery on July 16th. Staff at Longwell Green Veterinary Surgery The session was a great success with twenty staff becoming Dementia Aware and the possibility of further sessions in the future.

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Wiltshire Farm Foods Local Leaflet

This is a copy of the local leaflet which Wiltshire Farm Foods sends out to thousands of new customers every year and so is also read by many carers. We thought that  it may be of interest to some of you. Please click on the link below : Wiltshire Farm Foods

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First gets on board with efforts to be ‘Dementia Friendly’

PRESS INFORMATION From First West of England Due to be issued: 9 January 2015 First gets on board with efforts to be ‘Dementia Friendly’ Bus operator First West of England has underlined its commitment to being Dementia Friendly by holding a Dementia Awareness event for staff in one of its Bristol depots. In the latter […]

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