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UK Lead Speaking at Carers Consultation Conference in Blantyre

Dementia Carer Voices UK Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, has been invited to give the guest address at this year’s Carers Consultation Event at the Blantyre Miners Welfare Concert Hall in Blantyre. This upcoming Wednesday 18 October, Tommy will be speaking alongside

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UK Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, to address Glasgow Clyde College Graduation and Awards Ceremony

Dementia Carer Voices is honoured that UK Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, has been invited to give an address at the Glasgow Clyde College Graduation and Awards Ceremony to celebrate the success of their Higher National students. Tommy has previously spoken at the

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Dementia Carer Voices film with NHS England

The following film has been developed on behalf of the office of the Chief Nursing Officer, England in collaboration with Dementia Carers Voices campaign, based at the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland, featuring UK Lead, Tommy Whitelaw. Jane Cummings,

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Director Irene Oldfather raises World Alzheimer’s Day in speech to EESC

On World Alzheimer’s Day, Irene Oldfather, Director of the Health and Social Care Alliance (the ALLIANCE), raised the importance of working across borders to share good practice in ensuring quality services and sharing research evidence for people with dementia. Speaking

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Dementia Carer Voices marks World Alzheimer’s Month

Dementia Carer Voices is holding a series of events and talks to mark World Alzheimer’s Month 2017. World Alzheimer’s Month is an international campaign each September to raise awareness and challenge the stigma around dementia. World Alzheimer’s Month was launched

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RCN East Midlands Regional Dementia Conference Delegates Pledge to Make a Difference

Many thanks to Marva Duncan, Lisa Devlin and colleagues from the RCN East Midlands Region for kindly inviting Tommy to speak at the East Midlands Regional Dementia Conference on dementia care for nurses and health care assistants in the East

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Dementia Carers Voices Launches Make a Difference across Jersey

Dementia Carer Voices UK Project Lead, Tommy Whitelaw, will be holding a series of talks and events in Jersey on the 19 – 22 September to launch our #makeadifference Pledge work on the island. Among many other talks and events, Tommy

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