Tag: Dementia

Emma Smith, project manager for Empowered Conversations and Age UK Salford CEO, Dave Haynes

Specialist virtual dementia support will be delivered locally by Age UK Salford and Empowered Conversations

Age UK Salford has teamed up with dementia communications specialists to continue to deliver unique online support amidst the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Alice Hernandez (Image Credit: Joelle Davis)

Salford student’s grandmother inspires her to fundraise thousands of pounds for her care home

A Salford student has been on a fundraising mission to connect residents at her grandmother’s care home with their relatives. […]

Dancing for Dementia event Christmas 2019

“We want them to be a part of the community still” – Secret Santa appeal from Salford dementia charity

A Salford charity that aims to help people with dementia through dance has set up a ‘Secret Santa for Seniors’ […]

“It’s been a challenge but I want to do my part” – Salford mum running five half marathons for dementia charity

A mum of three from Salford is challenging herself to run five half marathons this month for Dancing with Dementia. […]

Ice cream man Peter Schiavo paying a visit to Dementia carers and patients.

Ice cream man makes special stops to surprise carers and people with dementia

A Salford ice cream man made some extra stops on his round to surprise people living with dementia and carers […]

Photo Credit- Marion Quinn

How the Peter Quinn Friendship Group helps those in need

A local group is helping those suffering with dementia in Levenshulme. The Peter Quinn Friendship Group offers a place for […]

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How Walkdens Community Hub are combatting loneliness within dementia this Christmas.

“Christmas can be a dismal time for those that are vulnerable, events like this are massively important.”- Lesley Fisher, carer. […]