Alzheimer's Society's 2016 Dementia Friendly Awards

18/01/2017

People across the country have been recognised for their remarkable efforts to make life better for people with dementia at Alzheimer's Society's 2016 Dementia Friendly Awards.

The awards celebrate organisations, communities and individuals making outstanding contributions towards improving the lives and experiences of people with dementia.

This year there were nine award categories, including four brand new awards with various sponsors across the different awards. The ceremony took place in Westminster, London on Wednesday 30 November and was hosted by Alzheimer's Society ambassador Angela Rippon.

Winners include Gatwick Airport for their work as a dementia friendly airport and the East of England Co-Op, who won Dementia Friendly Organisation of the Year.