Monthly Archives: August 2016

Make a Difference Call Out

Have you made a pledge to make a difference? Over the last 3 years Dementia Carer Voices has been collecting pledges from various people such as – carers, NHS staff, students and other health care professionals. We now have over 10,000

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Tommy Whitelaw shortlisted as a finalist for prestigious Kate Granger Awards #hellomynameis

Dementia Carer Voices’ are extremely proud to announce that Project Engagement Lead Tommy Whitelaw has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Individual category of the Kate Granger Awards 2016. Now in their third year the awards were set up

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Dementia Carer Voices July/August Newsletter 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of the Dementia Carer Voices Project’s newsletter, which will keep you up to date with our latest activity.   This month’s highlights include Dementia Carer Voices partners with the Chief Nursing Officer Directorate, What does

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NHS Expo 2016

Dementia Carer Voices are very honoured to be invited to speak at the NHS EXPO on our ‘Make A Difference’ campaign and tour on September 7th 2016. We have now received an incredible  10,000 personal pledges from Individuals, Hospitals, Care Homes, Universities and Colleges on

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Time to Think Delirium

This weeks guest blog come from Penny Bond, Improvement Support Team Leader in Healthcare Improvement Scotland leading a national programme of work to improve older people’s acute care @opachis. Here she talks about a collaborative national approach to improving the

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Ashford & St Peters Pledges and New Dementia Bays

  Great thanks to Louisa Daly, Head of Patient Experience and Involvement, Fiona Holley, Practice Development Lead and all the team at Ashford & St Peters Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for inviting Tommy back to the hospital to take part in the

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