Dementia-friendly pharmacists and dentists
Are you a pharmacist or dentist? Help support people affected by dementia by accessing our resources and becoming a Dementia Friend.
Become a Dementia Friend
Learn about the small things that can make a difference to people living with dementia by becoming a Dementia Friend.
Register your organisation today and watch up to five short videos.
Take a look at our case study with the Association of Danish Pharmacies.
Note: Community pharmacies are rewarded for delivering quality criteria through The Quality Payments Scheme. Making Dementia Friends is part of this criteria. Find out more about Quality Payments on the NHS England website.
You can also refer to guidance produced by the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) to support your Dementia Friends roll-out.
- Alzheimer's Society provides over 2,000 local services for people with dementia, alongside services offered by other providers. Use our online Dementia Directory to search for services in your local area by postcode.
- Signpost people affected by dementia to our Dementia Connect support line 0333 150 3456 for advice and support.
- Talking Point is our online community where help and advice is provided through peer support.
Dentistry specific resources
The Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) - Good practice guidelines
Mouthcare Matters - Dementia resources and training links
Case study: What are pharmacies in Denmark doing to become more dementia-friendly?