Monthly Archives: March 2014

New videos highlight “It’s all about people and relationships”

Healthcare Improvement Scotland have published a number of new videos reflecting on the 3rd national Person-centred health and care collaborative learning session, with excerpts from three of the plenary speakers over two days including Jason Leitch on quality improvement, Dr David Reilly

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The Link Work Programme at the ALLIANCE make their pledge to Dementia Carer Voices

      Dementia Carer Voices met with the Link Workers here at the ALLIANCE on 13th of March.  Our very own Tommy Whitelaw shared the story of his mum Joan and told them that they CAN make a difference.  Tommy asked

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Online pledges of the week

@tommyNtour I pledge to always share compassion, kindness & love and to have courage to hold hope for those who can’t hold it for themselves — #HelloMyNameIs Liz (@Liz89Read) March 22, 2014 @tommyNtour I pledge to make sure we always

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You can make a difference

You can make a difference! That’s the message I want people to know and is the theme of our tour for 2014. Time, listening and understanding can make an huge difference during what can be a very difficult and lonely journey. Over

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Dementia Carer Voices @ Glasgow Caledonian University 19th March

Many thanks to Lesley McNab, Lecturer in the Department of Nursing and Community Health for organising Wednesday’s event and all of the first year mental health students who attended and left their personal pledges to “Make a Difference”. I pledge

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Dementia Carer Voices Visits Queen Margaret University 7th March 2014

Special thanks to all who came to see Dementia Carer Voices speak at QMU on Friday and to those who made a pledge! #youcanmakeadifference I pledge to take every opportunity to listen to patients/families/carers/friends and provide them with a friendly

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Dementia Carer Voices @ Innovation Expo 2014 – Manchester

Dementia Carer Voices Project Lead Tommy Whitelaw held 6 talks over 2 days at the NHS England Expo event in Manchester. It was a great privilege to meet everyone over the 2 days.  Here are a few photos of the kind people we met along

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