Monthly Archives: October 2016

African & Caribbean Community Nurses pledge to make a difference

Project Engagement Lead Tommy Whitelaw was invited to speak at the dementia conference on the 15th October, where he was inspired by the nurses who wanted to ensure that every one of their churches had a dementia friend. Our latest

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Tommy Whitelaw receives honorary degree from Open University

Project Engagement Lead Tommy Whitelaw, of the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE), is being awarded an Honorary Master’s degree in health, social care, and policy influence from the Open University. The awards ceremony will take place at

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NHS Northern Training Advisory Group Pledge to Make a Difference

  The Hotel Services Training Advisory Group (TAG) held another successful training event – The Essentials of Patient Healthcare Inspections on 13th October 2016.  There were some excellent speakers throughout the day who motivated staff from within the NHS to look

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CNOD ask for people to have their say!

The Chief Nursing Officer Directorate has launched a project to develop a 2030 Vision for Nursing, and are looking for input: If you are a nurse, student nurse, or represent nurses, we want to hear from you. The goal is

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South East Trust Northern Ireland Pledge to Make a Difference

Tuesday 18th October saw our Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw set of to Belfast Northern Ireland to share the work of Dementia Carer Voices, the ALLIANCE and his caring experience. Big thanks to Sharon Thomason, Karen Hull and all the team at

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The Scottish Primary Care Research Network are looking to attract more members of the public to help improve research in Primary Care, find out more below. Enthusiastic volunteers wanted to help us improve research into primary care. Do you have

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Proud to have our pledges linked to #FabChangeDay pledge

Our Post today comes from the wonderful Terri and all the team behind this year’s Fab Change Day Let’s hear what Terri @gbtpo  has to say …..   “We are thrilled that this years Fab Change Day features the work Dementia Carer Voices. The

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