Southington residents, businesses and organizations are coming together to support a grassroots Dementia Friendly Southington.

Championed by LiveWell, Dementia Friendly Southington is a collaborative initiative made possible with generous support from the Barnes Memorial Trust at the Main Street Community Foundation.

Let’s Make Southington Dementia Friendly

Where people living with dementia, and their families, are supported, included and enjoy a good quality of life.

Dementia Friendly Southington is made possible by generous support from The Barnes Memorial Trust at the Main Street Community Foundation.

Main Street Foundation
Southington Action Team

Who Are We?

Our Action team is made up of over a dozen members from multiple community sectors including municipal, healthcare, arts, education, business, faith communities, families, and individuals with living with dementia.

How can you join the movement?

Spread the word and Like Dementia Friends Connecticut on Facebook.

Our Mission

To change the way people in Southington think, act, and talk about dementia.

We are accomplishing this by:

  • Delivering Dementia Friends information sessions.
  • Developing Dementia Friends Champions.
  • Providing dementia friends training to community sectors.

Check out photos from some of our recent events!

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Dementia Friends Connecticut is led by:


Formerly Alzheimer’s Resource Center

Thanks to these organizations for hosting a Dementia Friends information session:

  • Southington Public Library
  • The Southington Police Department
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Southington Red Hats
  • Southington Senior/Caregivers Coalition
  • Southington Adult & Continuing Education
  • Branford Hall
  • Bread for Life