Germany: creation of an 'Alliance for people with dementia'
On the occasion of World Alzheimer's Day on 21th September 2012 a new "Alliance for People with Dementia" was founded, as a central component of the demographic strategy of the government.
The aim is to develop tools and support to people affected by dementia and the promotion of understanding and awareness of dementia in order to counteract social exclusion. 26 local alliances are launched in multigenerational houses – financed by the national government. By 2016, 500 of these nationwide local networks shall arise.
More information here.