We are creating a

Dementia Friendly Herndon.

Dementia friendly communities ensure that everyone in the community

is informed and respectful towards persons with dementia.

It's time to take action.

5.

Design programs providing emotional support and respite for caregivers.

Provide support centers for families and caregivers, with centralized resources and help networks.

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3.

Increase the availability of healthcare and social services specifically for dementia needs.

2.

Design physical spaces with dementia in mind, reducing risks and including quiet, safe areas. 

Raise awareness for those who suffer dementia and create communities where they feel understood.

1.

How can we become dementia friendly?

  • Neighborhoods and community members
  • Faith communities
  • Banks and financial services
  • Legal and advance planning services
  • Community and home-based services
  • Emergency services
  • Government
  • Businesses

Dementia-Friendly Communities

Dementia-friendly communities include

We keep a blog filled with dementia-friendly resouces. Learn more about signs and symptoms of dementia, how to care for those with dementia, improving cognitive skills, and much more.

BLOG

CONTACT US

$250

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Tier Benefits


1. Listing on Sponsors page of DFAHerndon.com with a link
​​​​​​​to your website

$1000

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Tier Benefits


1. Everything in the Advocate tier


and


2. Our largest listing size on the Sponsors page

3. Your logo on the home page of our website

4. Your logo on all our printed material​​​​​​​


Sponsorships take us to the next level, enabling us to make an real impact in the lives of many.

Sponsor

Become a Dementia-Friendly

$500

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Tier Benefits


1. Everything in the Advocate tier


and


2. A larger listing size

3. Your logo on the Sponsors page


Leadership and partner organizations are an integral part of Dementia Friendly Herndon.


We rely on the combined efforts of many different groups and organizations to raise awareness, support dementia-friendly initiatives, and grow the support network.

Partner

The Dementia Friendly America initiative is made possible by the generous financial support of many individuals.

Become a Dementia-Friendly

Advocate

GET INVOLVED LONG-TERM

Become a Dementia-Friendly

Tier 


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1,100,000

people live in

Fairfax County

11%

are over

65 years old

140,000
80

the age of the fastest-growing demographic

living with some form of dementia

Become a Dementia-Friendly

Dementia Friendly Herndon offers workshops to teach people about dementia, how to recognize it, how to communicate with somebody who has it, and how to help.


The one hour DEMENTIA FRIEND session features information to expand your awareness about dementia with a focus on what actions you can take to support people living with dementia in our community.

Business

Community Action Team

A Family Tie​​​​​​​

Our Partners

Brand Sponsors

Brightview Senior Living​​​​​​​

Ashleigh at Landsdowne​​​​​​​