Monthly Archives: December 2014

December Newsletter Now Out!

The December edition of the Dementia Carer Voices Newsletter is now out! This month features the ‘You Can Make a Difference’ film launch, new publications and events, along with some great guest contributions to our Dementia Carer Voices blog site,

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Seasons Greetings and Support over the Festive Period

The Dementia Carer Voices Team would like to wish each and every one of you a lovely festive season and all the very best of wishes for the new year. Thank you so much for your support throughout 2014, it

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Care Inspectorate Supporting You Can Make a Difference

  With great thanks to Heather Edwards, Lyndsey Muir and all the team at the Care Inspectorate for collecting more pledges at their Satellite events in Aberdeenshire and Ayrshire, which can be viewed below. Irene and Tommy attended the Care Inspectorate

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Norfolk and Suffolk Tour with @dementiacarervo

A massive thank you from my heart and from all the team at Dementia Carer Voices for the wonderful opportunity to speak at 5 hospitals across Norfolk and Suffolk this week. We met so many kind, caring people and witnessed

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Pledges of the week – Featuring @ALLIANCEScot @CarersTrust @SunderlandRoyal

       This week we have quite a few pledges to share with everyone from the ALLIANCE Team, Carers Trust Scotland and Sunderland Hospital. Massive thanks to everyone who made a pledge to make a difference.  You can too

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Viewpoint Piece from our Director Irene Oldfather

2014 started with quite a bang with our Life, Letters and Love Stories Concert. After weeks of planning and preparation, it all came together and it was uplifting to see so many people contribute their time and talents to celebrate

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Make a Difference Film – viewpoint from Derek Barron, Associate Nurse Director at NHS Ayrshire and Arran

The Dementia Carer Voices team are delighted to share this viewpoint on the Make a Difference film from Derek Barron, Associate Nurse Director at NHS Ayrshire and Arran. Derek and the team at NHS Ayrhisre and Arran have worked closely

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