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Now its time to act!

Following on from the #WMTY17 Day last week we have a poignant guest blog today from our colleague Marianne Brennan, Partnership and Practice Programme Development Officer, Self Management Team. Tuesday 6th June 2017 celebrates ‘what matters to you day’ which

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Award winning Arora dementia friendly community project

Kicking off a new week with a guest blog from Paula at the Arora Project.  Lets see what Paula has to tell us…. I’m Paula Brown, Project Co-ordinator for Arora, the Dementia Friendly Community at An Lanntair Arts Centre in

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#DAW2017 Western Isles Tour – Day Four

So I  sat down by Stornoway Harbour last night reflecting on a wonderful 3 days so far. I have witnessed Scotland at its beautiful best the scenery the backgrounds and the people. This western Isles tour has been good for

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#DAW2017 Western Isles Tour – Day Three

Denise, Elizabeth and myself arrived late last evening after another amazing day and drive to Stornoway I sat down by the harbor early this morning reflecting on a wonderful few days so far spending time with people and backgrounds that make

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#DAW2017 Western Isles Tour – Day Two

“After a wonderful first day with Denise Symington, Patient Focus & Public Involvement and Elizabeth Selby, Dementia Nurse Consultant NHS Western Isles we set of early morning on the next stage of the tour. We stopped off again at Taigh

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#DAW2017 Western Isles Tour – Day One

Over the week Tommy will be updating us on each day of his Western Isles Tour over Dementia Awareness Week.  Stay tuned to find out about his adventures and follow the #DAW2017 for more information. I set off for Benbecula

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Glasgow Housing Association and #WMTY17

This weeks guest blog comes from Gregory Hill-O`Connor, Our Voice Co-ordinator at the ALLIANCE.  Greg tells us about his visit to Glasgow Housing Association and What Matters to You Day.   As a keen student of social policy, and in particular how

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