Toolkit inventory


Action Phase 1: Convene

Step 1 Tools

Team Meeting Discussion Guide

Dementia Friendly Community Overview - PowerPoint

Dementia Friendly Community Readiness Questionnaire

Readiness and Recognition Criteria

Dementia Friendly Metrics

DFA Sector Guides

Step 2 Tools

The Demographics of Dementia in Your Community

U.S. Census Data to Help Determine Demographics of Dementia

U.S. Census Data on Population Projections

Information About Dementia in Multiple Languages and Diverse Communities

Community Resource Flyer Template (to be used for organizing research on programs and services in your community)

Dementia Friendly Essentials

Dementia Friendly Community Overview - PowerPoint

Dementia Friendly Community Overview - Video

Step 3 Tools

Building an Action Team offers guidance on how to establish your action team

Call to Action: Email or Letter Invitation Template

Master List of Contacts can be helpful for conducting interviews in Phase 2

Interest in Dementia Action Team Sign-up Sheet

Action Team Phase 1 – Phase 4 Workplan

DFA Sector Guides

Sample Agenda and Minutes

Meeting Agenda and Minutes template helps to guide discussions and keep meetings on track. Assign a person to take minutes and distribute to members after the meeting.

Dementia Friendly Community Overview - Video

Budget Template

Grant Request Template

Useful resources and tools for the Community Coordinator and Action Team include:

Community Coordinator Job Description outlines general duties and responsibilities of the Community Coordinator

Action Team Workplan Templatetracks activities, timeframes, and people responsible for action

Action Team Roster helps to maintain contact with team members and share team members' contact information

Step 4 Tools

Sample News Release for Kick-Off Meeting

Sample News Release for Announcing the Action Team and DFA

Sample Community Kick-Off Meeting Invitation

Sample Community Kick-Off Meeting Agenda

The Demographics of Dementia in Your Community

Dementia Friendly Community Overview - Video

Interest in Dementia Action Team Sign-up Sheet