Specsavers in Bracknell wants to remind its customers of its Dementia Friendly status.
Says Store Director, Gary Parker...
'It is part of our friendly service to ensure all customers receive the quality of care they expect from a professional business like ours. Those living their live with dementia will have special needs and requirements, which is why a selection of colleagues at this store are dementia trained.
'The initiative is run by the Alzheimer's Society, giving both pratical advice and tips but importantly, enhancing the team's understanding of the condition. This enables us to be empathetic to their requirements.'
What to learn more?
Gary is more than happy to chat to relatives after more advice. All Dementia Friendly trained staff are easily identifable too by their Dementia Friend badge, and are happy to faciliate any requests from locals in Bracknell.