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RVS becomes Dementia Aware

As as result of attending two Dementia Awareness Sessions, RVS now has 15 Dementia Friends. More sessions are being considered, particularly with new volunteers.

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BDAA makes links with the BME communities

BDAA’s objective is to make Bristol “THE Dementia City of the UK” When talking of the city we mean all groups, all communities, both genders, all faiths ( and none), all colours, all creeds, all cultures and all sexualities; in … Continue reading

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Bristol City Councillors become Dementia Friends

Following two sessions in August, fifteen Bristol City Councillors have become Dementia Friends. Sessions will be arranged in the Autumn for the remaining fifty-five! A great move forward in making Bristol a Dementia Friendly City!

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Longwell Green Vets become Dementia Aware

Tony presented an awareness session for the Longwell Green Veterinary Surgery on July 16th. Staff at Longwell Green Veterinary Surgery The session was a great success with twenty staff becoming Dementia Aware and the possibility of further sessions in the … Continue reading

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Wiltshire Farm Foods Local Leaflet

This is a copy of the local leaflet which Wiltshire Farm Foods sends out to thousands of new customers every year and so is also read by many carers. We thought that  it may be of interest to some of … Continue reading

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First gets on board with efforts to be ‘Dementia Friendly’

PRESS INFORMATION From First West of England Due to be issued: 9 January 2015 First gets on board with efforts to be ‘Dementia Friendly’ Bus operator First West of England has underlined its commitment to being Dementia Friendly by holding … Continue reading

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Purple Angel becomes Global Symbol for Dementia Awareness

Hi, this just shows how far the Purple Angel dementia campaign has come over the last year or so, we over 250 Purple Angel dementia Ambassadors and are visible in many countries across the world and we welcome many more, … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS !!!! National Trust Yorkshire Joins the Purple Angel Campaign

!!!!BREAKING NEWS !!!! National Trust Yorkshire Joins the Purple Angel Campaign Thank you so much Kim Pennock for all your hard work in making this happen, such a prestigious group and such a huge step forward. Hopefully ALL Nat Trust … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS!!!! Virgin Atlantic are working with The Purple Angel !

Virgin Atlantic are working with The Purple Angel thanks to Caron Sprake, Purple Angel Ambassador.  Well Done Caron!! Press Release Virgin Atlantic are working with the Purple Angel Association to give employees a greater understanding about dementia and how best … Continue reading

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Northcote (Westbury – on -Trym) Beavers become Dementia aware

Not to be outdone by their older “sisters”, Northcote (Westbury – on – Trym) Beavers took part in a Dementia workshop on Wednesday 24th September. These boys and girls enthusiastically engaged in the workshop and will be great ambassadors for … Continue reading

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