Greendale, Wisconsin Print
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Lead Agency: Greendale Health Department
Action Plan Download
Greendale developed its action plan under the leadership of the city health department. The plan is based around influencing the health and quality of life for older adults in the community, particularly related to dementia-friendly policies and programs. Greendale has chosen to focus its efforts on outdoor spaces and buildings, transportation, social participation, and communication and information.
Action Plan Highlights
Health and Community ServicesEducate the community on dementia and Alzheimer's through a comprehensive series of classes that help municipal staff and businesses learn the signs and symptoms of dementia, and how to deal with dementia-related behaviors.