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Bedford Hospital appoints first dementia specialist Admiral Nurse

Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Dementia UK have developed a new Admiral Nurse service, which will see dementia specialist nurse Claire Day working in Bedford Hospital.

Bradford to get its own dementia specialist

Families living with dementia in central Bradford are being helped to live more positively and face the challenges of tomorrow with more confidence and less fear, thanks to a collaboration between Dementia UK and the recently formed Proactive Care Team (PACT), led by Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust

Dementia UK launches UK-wide fundraising bid with classic board games

This October, Dementia UK’s brand-new fundraising event, Raise Your Game, sees fundraisers across the UK getting out their Jenga/Snakes and Ladders/Ludo/Scrabble sets to help...

Time to see social care as part of healthcare and vice versa-COVID-19

Paul Edwards, Director of Clinical Services at Dementia UK, comments on yesterday’s reports on the staggering number of care home deaths: “The fact that we...

First ever Consultant Admiral Nurse appointed for Lewy body dementia

Dementia UK, the provider of dementia specialist support, and Lewy Body Society, a charity which funds research and raises awareness of this dementia subtype,...

Care home staff share perspectives on ‘Dementia Utopia’

Enabling residents to live well with dementia was the key theme of a conference involving five dedicated care homes including two rated Outstanding by...

Shropshire care provider appoints specialist Admiral Nurse for dementia support

A private care provider based in Shropshire has become one of the first in its area to appoint a specialist Admiral Nurse to support...

Shropshire nursing home has ‘Time for a Cuppa’

Tea and cake went down a treat at a Shropshire nursing home’s fun charity tea party. Residents, staff, family and friends joined in the ‘Time...

Teesside Hospice and Dementia UK join forces to launch new Admiral Nurse Service

Teesside Hospice and Dementia UK have joined forces to develop a new Admiral Nurse Service which has been enabled through a generous donation from...

Belong expands Admiral Nurse as part of Dementia UK partnership

State-of-the-art dementia care village operator Belong has appointed mental health nurse Claire Mallon as its second Admiral Nurse, as part of an ongoing partnership...

Avery Healthcare raises £2,635.54 for Dementia UK

Staff and residents across Avery care homes were proud to support Dementia UK through their March Tea Party event, part of the charity’s Time...

Sanctuary Care homes enjoyed taking Time for a Cuppa to support Dementia UK

From a St David’s-themed afternoon tea to an Alice in Wonderland inspired party, the teams and residents at Sanctuary Care homes enjoyed taking Time...

Admiral Nurse appointment boosts dementia care credentials for South coast care home provider

  South Coast care home provider Colten Care has appointed its first Admiral Nurse to offer specialist support for individuals and families affected by dementia. Created...

Students volunteer to support older people at Gravesend care home

Working with the National Citizen Service as part of a social action project, a group of 13 school leavers have been busy fundraising and...

Geared up for National Bike Week

A 62-year-old man who is tackling a gruelling cycling challenge for Dementia UK dropped into a Sanctuary Care home in Stepney to speak with...

Gruelling cycling climbs for Dementia UK

A 62-year old Solihull  man is taking on the gruelling challenge of completing 100 of the UK’s toughest cycling hill climbs in just 12...

West Derby care home makes ‘Time for a Cuppa’ and supports Dementia UK

Residents at Larkhill Hall care home in West Derby made ‘Time for a Cuppa’ on 1st March by hosting an event to raise money...

Four Seasons’ care homes to host free “drop in” dementia support sessions and charity tea party

Residents, staff and guests at Four Seasons’ care homes across the UK are taking part in a fundraising event to raise awareness for Dementia...

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