Supporting people with dementia
Changing life directions helps improve the awareness / understanding of dementia, reduce stigma and build confidence / capacity of the Borough of Bolton in particular BAME communities living with dementia their carers and relatives. Whilst at the same time empowering the local community to better support and aid people with dementia living actively within their community.
We work with mainstream services and other third sector organisations. Our services include well-being Cafes, therapeutic activities-music therapy, arts and crafts, reminiscence, visit to places of interest, dementia awareness sessions, promoting dementia friendly communities, confidence building/assertiveness and building family resilience sessions.