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Colchester Hospital Unveils Pledge Tree

Massive thanks to Maisey Dear and Vanessa McLean, Dementia Care Nursing Specialists at Colchester Hospital for inviting Tommy back to give two more talks and to unveil a piece of artwork that has been designed to raise awareness called The “Dementia Care Pledge

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Carers Week with Dementia Carer Voices

Another busy week for the team sees our UK Project Engagement Lead, Tommy was privileged to be invited to host and speak at the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough “Pride in Our Carers” Awards 2017 on Tuesday. Follow the Trust on Twitter for

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Thank you to the 13,000 people!

The Dementia Carer Voices team would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who has made a pledge as part of the ‘You Can Make a Difference’ campaign and we are absolutely delighted to have received 13,000 pledges! This

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Dementia Carer Voices Newsletter March 2017

New member of the DCV Team Hi, I’m William Griffiths, the newest member of the DCV Team. I started three weeks ago, and have been finding my feet with the various projects the ALLIANCE run. I like working with DCV

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What matters to you day 2017

‘What matters to you? day is being held on 6 June 2017, please save the date and plan now for how you might join in on the day. The aim this year is not only to encourage and support more

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Dementia Carer Voices January/February 2017 Newsletter

ALLIANCE Annual Report – Showcasing DCV in top ten of ten years The ALLIANCE has published its interactive annual report for 2016, which highlights some of the organisation’s key activities over the course of the tenth anniversary year. Dementia Carer

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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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