Monthly Archives: January 2017

Scunthorpe Hospital Pledge to Make a Difference

24th Jan 2017 was Dementia Carer Voices Visit to Scunthorpe Hospital to hear about our Make a Difference Campaign, Tommy`s caring experience and see people make a pledge. Thank you to John Hill – Chair, Jane Elizabeth Tooke – Secretary

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Keele University and North Staffordshire Healthcare pledge to make a difference

Day 1   Big thanks to Colin Burgess, Julie Green and all at Keele University and North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare for the brilliant 4 talks at Keele University. Day 2  We are so very grateful for the opportunity and for all the incredible

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Tommy Keynote Speaker at Northampton General Hospital

5th December 2016 saw our Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, invited to Northampton General Hospital Study Day as Keynote Speaker.  Thank you to Rachel Morris, RCN Rep at Northampton General Hospital for arranging the day and for inviting Tommy to share

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Tommy receives “Going the Extra Mile” Award

    Our Project Engagement Lead, Tommy Whitelaw has been awarded the Musgrove Park Hospital “Going the Extra Mile” (GEM) award.  Nominated by the Dementia Champions  and Care of Older Peoples teams, in recognition of the inspiration he has given

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3rd Year Social Work Students Pledge to Make a Difference

Thank you to  Paul Hollingdale, Senior Lecturer Behavioural & Social Sciences at the University of Huddersfield for kindly inviting Tommy to speak to 3rd year social work students who attend the University as part of a dementia study day. Big thanks to

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Balhousie Care Ambassadors add personal pledges

Massive thanks to Yvonne Manson @YvonneSManson Dementia Consultant at Balhousie Care Group and the wonderful Dementia Ambassadors for kindly inviting Tommy to speak at one on their regional meetings in Perth. Since the event Yvonne has wrote a viewpoint for our blog

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It’s people who make the difference ‘Together we’re great’

Today`s guest blog and viewpoint comes from Yvonne Manson, Dementia Consultant from Balhousie Care Group.  Tommy visited Balhousie on the 10th Jan 2017, stay tuned this week for the pledges going live.  Now in the meantime lets see what Yvonne

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