Monthly Archives: July 2016

Lancashire Pledge to Make a Difference!

Friday 22nd July saw Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, visit Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust.. The event was held as part of the Trust’s commitment to ensure people with dementia feel understood, valued and able to contribute to their community.

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Mini Tour Care Homes Ayrshire August – Arran – Ayr – Girvan- Maybole- Beith – Ayr

This weeks update comes from Project Engagement Lead Tommy, who outlines the project’s plan for August, where we will be busy visiting various locations throughout Ayrshire! Let’s find out what he has to say: I’m very excited to be going

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NHS Ayrshire & Arran pledge to make a difference

Big thank you to our good friend Janice McAlister, Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultant for inviting Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw to speak at the Ayrshire & Arran Care Home Dementia/Delirium Conference on July 18th at Crosshouse Hospital. We have worked

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Lanarkshire Care Homes Event

With great thanks to Lynn Flannigan from Lanarkshire Care Home for inviting Tommy Whitelaw to speak at their Lanarkshire Care Homes Event on the 30th August 2016 . Tommy will talk about how everyone can make a difference, and will give some practical

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World Congress on disability and inclusion

On 25-27 October 2016, there is to be a World Congress on disability and inclusion in Edinburgh. It will be held in the Edinburgh International Conference Centre. It is expected to be a very large event, attracting speakers and around

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Abbotsford Care Home Launch Permanent Pledge Wall

Happy Wednesday Everyone 🙂 Today we are showcasing Abbotsford Care Home Permanent Pledge Wall. Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, was invited to give a talk to Dementia Ambassadors a few weeks back that Mandy Scott, Dementia Ambassador, attended Big thanks to Mandy and

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Driving and Dementia by James McKillop

Friend of the ALLIANCE, James McKillop, writes about his experience of losing his driving license and describes an interesting day out. Read more and download his booklet here  

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