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Big campaign launched in North Wales to oppose 15-minute visits

Big campaign launched in North Wales to oppose 15-minute visits | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
A major campaign is being organised to oppose 15-minute home care visits to vulnerable elderly and disabled people in North Wales. The drive is being organised Care Forum Wales, who believe the visits deprive people of their dignity and put many of them at risk. They welcomed a Government review into the practice which they...
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Learn about Dementia - The Elder Care Blog

Learn about Dementia - The Elder Care Blog | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
There’s a strange little man who lives in my head, who comes from ‘Cloud Cuckoo Land’ somebody said. He wears a white suit and looks very small, and lives in [...]
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Dementia - Younger Onset - YouTube

Dementia - Younger Onset - YouTube | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
Younger Onset The most brilliant people even as young as 29 years of age are living with Dementia. Our World We Dream of growing old, We dream of seeing our ...
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Dementia care

Dementia care | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
Get Dementia care on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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tommyontour: Busy week 7 talks 2 presentations & filming - make a difference tour

tommyontour: Busy week 7 talks 2 presentations & filming - make a difference tour | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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PurpleAngelHealthwatchPamphlet.pdf

PurpleAngelHealthwatchPamphlet.pdf | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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Enabling Environments > Care Environments > Kitchen

Enabling Environments > Care Environments > Kitchen | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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Purple Angel Dementia Campaign, Story So Far - Torbay Dementia Action Alliance

Purple Angel Dementia Campaign, Story So Far - Torbay Dementia Action Alliance | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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My statement in response to Norman Macnamara's status this morning

My statement in response to Norman Macnamara's status this morning | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
For those of you who haven't seen it, this is Norman's statement from this morning on Facebook. "Good morning all, Yesterday was a hard day for many reasons, but i stood my ground!!And On more than...
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Purple Angels campaign is flying high, Wrexham - News - Wrexham TownTalk

Purple Angels campaign is flying high, Wrexham - News - Wrexham TownTalk | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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Sandy Williams Spencer's curator insight, January 14, 7:04 PM

Love this good news. Are you there? Norman Mcnamara....

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In the shoes of Chris Roberts ... | Living with younger onset dementia...

In the shoes of Chris Roberts ... | Living with younger onset dementia... | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
I enjoy spotting the story that sits behind a tweet. I invited Chris to tell us more...   Chris was soon back in touch, keen to share his story... and then wrote it the same day. I love these conne...
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Common Sense Caregiving Discussion: Educating Children about Dementia with Max Wallack

A discussion with authors of "Why Did Grandma Put Her Underwear In The Refrigerator?" Max Wallack and Carolyn Given on their new children's book about educating…
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Brilliand discussion and exactly why we do the school talks in Wrexham. Children can be told in a way that dorsn't frighten them and will say again this book needs to be in every school in the world as well as every library, And yes this book will be available in the Welsh language very soon.

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Twitter / Cd_hodge: Glyn Ewryd Care Home being ...

Twitter / Cd_hodge: Glyn Ewryd Care Home being ... | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
Glyn Ewryd Care Home being awarded the #purpleangel Dementia Aware Sticker @PurpleAngelOrg @angleseycouncil http://t.co/00TX0b6LPH

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Memory Games for Seniors

Memory Games for Seniors | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
Memory games help to reduce depression and stress in seniors, and at the same time improve their memory. Here are some interesting memory games for elderly.
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Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Alzheimer's Reduced by Diabetes Drug Pramlintide

Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Alzheimer's Reduced by Diabetes Drug Pramlintide | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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North Wales Dementia Alliance

North Wales Dementia Alliance | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
We believe that people with dementia have the right to a good quality of life and to remain...
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About Irene Mackay, Raising Children's Awareness of Dementia

About Irene Mackay, Raising Children's Awareness of Dementia | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
My mum was diagnosed with Vascular Dementia five years ago and is now in a Care Home. As well as looking after my mum I also care for people with dementia
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Why Dementia Friends is so important to break down barriers - Dementia Friend

Why Dementia Friends is so important to break down barriers - Dementia Friend | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
The Dementia Friends initiative is a very special thing it's about breaking down the barriers and misconceptions that surround this illness.
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Barbara's Story - YouTube

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Campaign to make Wrexham the first dementia-friendly town in Wales, Wrexham - News - Wrexham TownTalk

Campaign to make Wrexham the first dementia-friendly town in Wales, Wrexham - News - Wrexham TownTalk | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
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Residential home converts chapel to combat cuts

Residential home converts chapel to combat cuts | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
We've heard plenty about leisure centres in Wales having to close because of the pressure on council budgets. A problem that's affecting older people more than others because it limits their opportunities to socialise.
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LeBlanc: Tri Purple Angel ambassadors spread awareness

LeBlanc: Tri Purple Angel ambassadors spread awareness | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
The Purple Angel logo is the international symbol representing all types of dementia. In November I had the honor of being selected to be one of 50 international Purple Angel Ambassadors. Hailing fro
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Purple Angels Dementia Awareness Campaign is Flying

Purple Angels Dementia Awareness Campaign is Flying | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
Coleg Cambria and Glyndwr University back dementia campaign in Wrexham A campaign to turn Wrexham into Wales's first dementia friendly town has been given a major boost by two education chiefs.
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Small Group Homes are Better For Many Dementia Patients and their Families | Alzheimer's Reading Room

Small Group Homes are Better For Many Dementia Patients and their Families | Alzheimer's Reading Room | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
Small group homes for people with dementia provide good quality care and a domestic environment where people can live as individuals and families can get involved.
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Sandy Williams Spencer's curator insight, January 13, 3:17 AM

It may be an unusual source, but I learned of several “Group Homes” in my own neighborhood from my regular USPS Mail Man. He often chatted with my mom while she swept the front porch and he delivered our mail, then he asked about her when the mesquite pods stacked up after Mom moved to the Group Home.

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New dementia research centre opens at the University of Reading

New dementia research centre opens at the University of Reading | North Wales Dementia Alliance | Scoop.it
The Berkshire Memory and Cognition Research Centre (BMCRC) is a joint initiative between the university and
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.
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