1. Bristol Dementia Action Alliance

Chair of Trustees


BDAA is a vibrant, independent charity serving people in Bristol and the
surrounding areas by
• increasing awareness of dementia
• helping people living with dementia and their carers

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Who we are

Bristol Dementia Action Alliance educates the communities of Bristol about dementia and runs activity groups for those living with dementia and their carers.

The role

We are looking to appoint a new Chair with a variety of skills, perspectives, and experiences, to lead our Board and help us shape our charity’s future. Our current Chair is also our Founder and will continue as a full-time Volunteer Director and Ambassador for the charity.

BDAA currently has three part-time and one full time member of staff, plus volunteers.

This is an exciting time to be involved in the charity as we recently began a pilot project to make Shirehampton the first dementia aware village in Bristol. This willthen be rolled out across Bristol over the next few years dependant on resources, both financial and human.

We are looking for someone who believes in our objective “To make Bristol a dementia aware city” and is engaged with the cause; is energetic and passionate.

You will be able to think strategically and practically about the challenges and opportunities the organisation may face, whilst also providing leadership, scrutiny and support.

Chairing meetings of the management team effectively and efficiently, bringing impartiality and objectivity to the decision-making process. Increasing and widening the membership to be more representative of the city.

Supporting document(s)

  • chair-of-trustees-role-description-2024.pdf - Download
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