Dementia Friendly Awards and Recognition

There are two levels of award in the Dementia Friendly Recognition Programme – Working To Be Dementia Friendly and the Dementia Friendly Award. 

Being recognised as Working To Be Dementia Friendly means your business or organisation has made tangible progress and has met fundamental criteria across five of seven standards.

The Dementia Friendly Award means your business or organisation has met all seven standards.

Alzheimers NZ has accredited the businesses and organisations listed below as Dementia Friendly:

Westpac – National award


Public Trust – Marlborough and Nelson Customer Centres awarded



Bupa Care Homes and Retirement Villages – National award


Capella House - Auckland


Presbyterian Support Northern


Ryman Healthcare NZ - National award


Summerset - National award


Alzheimers NZ has recognised the businesses and organisations listed below as Working To Be Dementia Friendly:

Te Manawa, Palmerston North


Enrolled and working towards Dementia Friendly are:

Driving Miss Daisy
Public Trust (now seeking national award)
Mycare
Miranda Smith Homecare
Hairs the Secret, Hawera
Rotorua Lakes Council Customer Centre and Library
Cardrona Rest Home and Hospital, Putaruru and Kenwyn Rest Home, Hospital and Dementia Care Unit
Litmus
Wesley Community Action
Mary Potter Hospice
Marlborough Council Libraries & Customer Centre