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An initiative of the Massachusetts Councils on Aging

Step Four

Step Four: Raise Awareness

While an action team works to assess community needs and develop a dementia friendly community action plan, it often makes sense to concurrently take some initial steps to help its team and community members understand dementia, and what it means for people who are living with the condition.  There are several ways to raise awareness, for example:

Convene training for community professionals available from the Alzheimer’s Association MA/ NH Chapter.  For more information about this free training entitled, “Dementia & Your Community,” call 1-800-272-3900.


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