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Home care provider urges public to ‘Care About Dementia’

A home care company has launched a campaign to raise awareness of dementia to thousands of people UK wide. ‘Care About Dementia’ is Home Instead...

“Chatterbox” carer raises almost £300 through sponsored silence!

CHATTERBOX Deborah Pritchard took on a sponsored silence to raise funds for a dementia friendly sensory garden at a Widnes care home.   The carer at...

Essex care home helps school children become Dementia Friends during Dementia Awareness Week

Pupils at St. Andrews Primary School in Halstead, Essex had a lesson in what it’s like to live with dementia when a member of...

Dementia Awareness Week a top priority for care home provider

The Orders of St John Care Trust, which runs 68 care homes across Lincolnshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire, has once again supported Dementia Awareness...

Care group goes the extra mile for Dementia Awareness Week

A Hull based care group has shown its support for national Dementia Awareness Week by running a range of activities to help educate and...

Remembering the music for Dementia Awareness Week

Much loved music from the past will help stir memories and the imagination for more than 360 care home residents thanks to an iPod...

Care home residents go back to school to teach children about dementia

Residents from Care UK’s Cavell Court care home in Norwich visited pupils at Cringleford CE VA Primary School for a creative session to teach the youngsters...

Steps to create a hospitable environment for people with dementia

As we enter Dementia Awareness Week, Tim Jones, Business Development Manager at CLH talks about how care homes can create the best possible environment...

Salford community swimmers clock up lengths for Dementia Awareness Week

  Great Britain Swimming Team member City of Salford’s Lewis Clough will be joining swimmers raising awareness of Dementia next Saturday (May 21) at Worsley...

Dementia diagnosis would leave 62% feeling their life is over-survey says

Over half (56%) of people are putting off seeking a dementia diagnosis for up to a year or more*, a study carried out by...

Hicare Celebrates Dementia Awareness Week

Hicare homes, Spencefield Grange and Meadow’s Court, Leicester both held educational and fun Dementia Awareness events this year to raise public awareness of dementia...

Couple share their story for Dementia Awareness Week

In support of Dementia Awareness Week last week and to spread the word of the condition, Gillingham couple, Brian and Anona Port shared their...

Nostalgic Wedding Fever for Dementia Awareness Week

People living at Stocks Hall Residential Home in Ormskirk were treated to a very special gathering to mark Dementia Awareness Week last week.   The Activities...

Annie knits Forget-Me-Nots for Dementia Awareness Week

Annie's knitted forget-me-nots for Dementia Awareness Week Annie Lewis, 95, has knitted more than 450 Forget-Me-Nots, the symbolic flower for the Alzheimer’s Society to mark...

Life doesn’t end when dementia begins.

To coincide with Dementia Awareness Week, which is taking place this week, the Alzheimer's Society is running an advertising campaign to make people more...

Thousands to do Memory Walks for Alzheimer Scotland

As the number of people living with dementia in Scotland continues to rise, Alzheimer Scotland is set to deliver its biggest ever Memory Walk...

Housing & Care 21 supports Dementia Awareness Week

Housing & Care 21, one of the leading providers of care and housing services for older people, is proud to be supporting Alzheimer’s Society’s...

Doing Something New’ during Dementia Awareness Week

Over half of the British public (57 per cent) say they want to try out new activities or hobbies. However, less than a third...

National care home provider shows support for Dementia Awareness Week

Over 850,000 people are estimated to be living with dementia in 2015 and with this number expected to rise to one million by 2025,...

Local community support Dementia Awareness evening

Local East Hill House care home opened its doors to the local community this week to spread awareness about Dementia in the Community as...

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