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‘Dementia prevention, intervention, and care’ – New Dementia Research

Here is the latest blog piece from ALLIANCE Director, Irene Oldfather, reflecting on the latest research on dementia. Recent findings from Alzheimer’s Association International published today in the Lancet present an interesting picture of how we can reduce risk factors

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Irene Oldfather: We owe it to people with dementia in Scotland to work together to get on and do it

The ALLIANCE Director, Irene Oldfather, wrote a piece in the Scotsman last week to go alongside our latest publication and our events at the Scottish Parliament. See below for full text of the article. In October 2009 a Members’ Business

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Dementia Carer Voices’ new publication launched

Dementia Carer Voices launched our latest report on the 27th June and brought the printed version to the Scottish Parliament for discussion. It was great to see so many friends and supporters of the project come along to celebrate the

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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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