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Dementia Friends 10h
'It was a very powerful session, we learned such a lot, we just want more people to know too' Neelam Aggarwal-Singh, Chair has been working closely with the Indian Hindu Welfare Organisation and recently held a Session for their Chai & Chat group!
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Dementia Friendly 17h
A double awareness session at Stainton Lodge Middlesbrough . Over 30 new Dementia Friends all wanting to make a difference
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Melanie Pickering 17h
Don't know why people think I take my work home with me - just because I dreamed I had 4 Information Sessions booked I hadn't prepped for! 😱That said - do contact me to book if you/your office/group would like to book one & learn more!
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Dementia Friends 17h
Replying to @Timmslaw
Sounds like amazing work, well done Charlotte!
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Dementia Friends 18h
Amazing work! Let us know some of the actions people took 🙂
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Dementia Friends 18h
Great to hear, keep up the amazing work!
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
'She'd stare into my eyes and say, 'thank you so much for what you've done' and in those moments...all of the pain and sleepless nights felt worth it' Leanne's mum Hilary was diagnosed with young-onset dementia. She shares her family's story:
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Amazing to hear! Thank you so much!
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Thank you so much for your support David!
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Replying to @smdavies67
Wow, that looks incredible! Thank you so much for your support!
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Replying to @macmillan_andy
If you haven't already, please support our Fix Dementia Care campaign here: ^Suzie
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Replying to @macmillan_andy
Dementia Friends is the biggest initiative to transform how the nation thinks, acts and talks about dementia. We are campaigning for better understanding and we're calling on the Government to improve dementia care.
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Replying to @macmillan_andy
Hi Andy, I am really sorry to hear about these awful experiences. Public understanding is still very poor - no one should be made to feel the way you describe!
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Dementia Friends Jul 22
Replying to @teammckechnie
Thank you so much for your support Lauren!
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Dementia Friends Jul 21
We asked our Dementia Friends why they think everyone should become a Dementia Friend and we were not disappointed! RT now and let's spread the word.
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Dementia Friends Jul 20
Love Thomas's action (and drawing!) as he commits to being a great Dementia Friend. Anyone of any age can become a Dementia Friend like Thomas. Find out how:
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Dementia Friends Jul 19
Replying to @LawranceClare
Well done Clare, keep up the great work!
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Dementia Friends Jul 19
Amazing, lovely to have you all on board!
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Dementia Friends Jul 19
'Though I don't see Mum as often as I'd like, I hope the emotional memory of all the nice things we've done on my visits stay with her and remind her she is loved' Whether it’s a nice meal out or doing her nails, Liz loves to spend time with her mum
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Dementia Friends Jul 18
Replying to @BansteadManor
Wonderful! Thank you for your incredible support all!
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