Why do care settings want this national status?
Provide optimal care: Ensure the best quality of life for your residents/clients.
Retain and recruit staff: Provide ongoing and comprehensive training.
Enhance knowledge and understanding of dementia
Boost staff morale
Be recognized as a model of dementia care in your community.
Gain an edge over the competition
Increase your visibility—listing on AFA’s Web site
Familiarize the community with your setting
Highlight the Excellence in Care distinction in marketing materials
Be a dementia care resource: Conduct educational workshops for clients’ families and friends.
Provide knowledge and support
Enhance staff-family interaction