Brecon Dementia Friendly Community has been listed as a finalist in the prestigious Alzheimer's Society Dementia Friendly Community Awards 2015 . The nomination is in the category of 'Outstanding Contribution to Dementia Friendly Communities' and recognises the hard work and dedication of all those involved in making Brecon a dementia friendly community.
Rhiannon Davies and Joan Brown, who jointly Chair the Brecon Dementia Friendly Community social movement, will attend the Awards ceremony in London on Wednesday, 16th September.
Rhiannon said "This is such good news, we are delighted to be nominated! It is recognition for all those who have worked so hard to improve the lives of those in our community who are living with dementia."
Watch this space for a full account of Rhiannon and Joan's trip to London, and of course, the outcome of the Awards!