Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s

United against dementia

It’s Dementia Awareness Week and the Alzheimer’s Society is asking everyone across the UK to unite against this cruel disease.  Earlier this week I wrote about the lack of awareness about this disease. Today, I’m sharing my experience as a carer.

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Carers in Macclesfield launched a project to knit a mile-long scarf to raise awareness of dementia

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We need to talk openly about dementia

May 14-20 is dementia awareness week, something very close to my heart. I’ll be publishing two more blog posts during the week. If you read this post first, you’ll understand why raising awareness is so important to me.

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The forget-me-not – symbol of the dementia community

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Dementia Awareness Week 2017

May 14-20 is dementia awareness week, something very close to my heart. I’ll be publishing three more blog posts during the week, they’re posts that I’d already written, and things that I’d made, several weeks ago.

Three days ago I lost my lovely dad because of this spiteful disease. I’d been caring for him for the last few years, eventually giving up my job in November so that I could look after him full time.

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