Certified Dementia Friendly Businesses


Congratulations to the Monroe County Public Library for becoming the first Dementia Friendly Organization to reach Level II Certification


There are some very dedicated businesses and organizations who have taken steps to create a more "Friendly" environment in their establishments. The following businesses have completed the Basic Dementia Friendly Certification (Level I):


Granny Mani's of Celestine

Village Salon of Westminster



Faith Lutheran Church

St. Philip's Episcopal Church of Indianapolis

St. Thomas Lutheran Church


Government / public services

City of Bloomington Community and Family Resources Dept.

City of Bloomington Commission on Aging

City of Bloomington Fire Department


healthcare and social services

Better Day Club                                                                         IU Health Bloomington Community Health Department

Comfort Keepers                                                                         Jill's House

Crowders Pharmacy of Bedford                                                   Paula Worley, Art Therapist                    

Home Instead of Bloomington                                                    Phelps Music Therapy (Deb Phelps)

In Tandem Counseling                                                               Theraplay Orthopedics and Spine Center


Insurance                                         interior design

Kyle R. Ellison, District Sales Coordinator, Aflac                        Agewise Design


legal and financial services        organizational/transition services  

Freitag & Martoglio LLC, Attorneys at Law                                  Consider it Done

Personal Financial Services


personal errand services             recreation

Chandler Checklist                                                                       Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Bloomington

                                                                                                     Monroe County Civic Theater

                                                                                                     Monroe County Public Libraries


restaurants / coffee shops         retail

Cloverleaf Restaurant West                                                         Bloomington Thrift Shop                                                    

Darn Good Soup                                                                        byTavi Boutique of Franklin, IN

Needmore Coffee                                                                       Melody Music

Osteria Rago Restaurant




transportation                              utilities

BeLoved Transportation                                                              Smithville Communications




Thank you to these businesses who are making a difference!

If you have visited one of these businesses and would like to give us feedback, please click here.


We would love for your business to join this effort.  Watch the video below and take the test or contact us to set up a time to personally train you and your staff.


Dementia Friendly Business Training

Click on the training below and follow up with the quiz to receive a certificate of completion.

If you are a business or organization and would like to receive your Dementia Friendly Certification, you will need to have at least 50% of your employees attend or view a training and complete the quiz to become certified.

If you  would like someone to come to you and train you as the trainer for your organization, please email me at amosier1@iuhealth.org or give me a call at 812.353.9310 to set up a time.