Lodge gets gold standard for dementia design


Posted on September 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

The Lodge dementia care facility at Buckshaw Retirement Village, near Chorley in Lancashire, has become the first care establishment in Britain to gain a gold standard under a new scheme to promote dementia friendly design in buildings.

The accreditation scheme has been launched by the University of Stirling’s Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) following pilot audits in Britain, the Republic of Ireland and Australia.


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