Monthly Archives: November 2016

Launch of Pollok Pledge

In partnership with Glasgow Clyde College and Humza Yousaf MSP, Minister for Transport and Islands, Dementia Carer Voices launched a community pledge in Pollok, giving constituents the chance to reach out to their neighbours and help reduce isolation and loneliness. Director

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Alzheimer’s Outlook 2016 Prospective Focus Group December 2016

Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw will be off on his travels again on the 6th of December to Paris. Tommy has been invited to runs a group discussion on: “The perspective of individuals and families facing chronic diseases – practical

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Association for Prescriber`s Delegates Pledge

23rd November saw our Tommy Whitelaw speak at the Association for Prescribers event in London. Massive thanks to Sam Sherrington, Dr Barbara Stuttle CBE and all the Association for Prescribers for inviting Tommy to speak at the Annual Conference and AGM. Sam

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Leading ‘Pocket Ideas – A moment in time’ has been a bit of a roller coaster!

Todays guest bog comes from Andrea Boyd, Occupational Therapist and Project Lead, based in Irvine.  You can follow Andrea on Twitter at @AndreaBoydahpmh.  Andrea tells us about “Pocket Ideas”, lets see what she has to say…   Looking back over the

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Carers Rights Day, this Friday

As part of the project’s Carers’ Rights Day celebrations we would like to share and celebrate the 11,000 pledges made by people across the country who have pledged to make a difference to the lives of people with dementia and

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Carewatch Motherwell Pledge To Make a Difference

Thanks to Stuart Caulfield, Linda Morrison, Isabel MacGregor and all the team at Carewatch Motherwell for inviting Tommy to meet and speak with families who receive support and the staff who work there.  Tommy has visited other Carewatch teams you

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University Hospital Bristol Pledge to Make a Difference

  11th November saw our Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw speaking about his caring experience, the project and campaign at University Hospital Bristol.  Big thanks to Jo Witherspoon for inviting Tommy to speak at the  Hospitals   and to all colleagues

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