Monthly Archives: March 2015

Dementia Carer Voices visits West College, Scotland #pledge

Thank you to Kate Moran, Curriculum Enhancement Lecturer for inviting us back to speak to health and social care, nursing staff and students at West College Scotland, Paisley. (Formerly Reid Kerr College)  Tommy had the great privilege to speak their last week, with great thanks

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Student Nurses, University of Stirling Highland Campus #pledges

Great thanks to Michelle Beattie, Lecturer, Nursing Midwifery & Health, University of Stirling Highland Campus, Inverness and the inspiring 3rd year nursing students for the kind invite to speak, the inspiring pledges and wonderful messages of support on twitter.   Have

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3,500 pledges by Irene Oldfather

As our number of pledges creeps towards 3,500 it is important to reflect on the difference that Tommy and the campaign are making. With pledges from the First Minister to the student nurse, from consultants to carers, we collectively recognise

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#DCV speaks to Social Work at GCU

  The Second of Tommy`s talks at GCU on 25th March was to MSc 1 and MSc 2 Social Work Students.  Thank you to Dr Gill Constable, Lecturer of Social Work at Glasgow Caledonian University for inviting Dementia Carer Voices to share our

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Mental Health Nursing Students from #GCU make their pledges

Tommy visited Glasgow Caledonian University on Wednesday 25th of March to speak to Mental Health Nursing Students as part of the first of two talks. Big thanks to Margaret Caldwell, Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing Department for arranging the day.

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Curriculum Development working group – Edinburgh Napier University make their pledge

Hello Everyone, I hope you are all having a good week.  Here is a little mid week pledge to make you smile.  Massive thanks to Gwenne McIntosh, Programme Leader BN (Mental Health) at Edinburgh Napier University for sending us a

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Busy 7 days for DCV #12talks from our very own Tommy

  Another busy week on the ‘Make A Difference ‘ tour Wednesday Morning  I have two talks at Glasgow Caledonian University firstly to 3rd year Mental Health students ,then straight after will be speaking to  MSc 1 and MSc 2 Social Work

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