Tag: Dementia

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Dementia Action Week: Celebrating Salford being a dementia friendly city.

The Salford Dementia Services Providers Group hosted an event on the 17th of May to celebrate Salford becoming a dementia-friendly […]

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Aspire Salford hosts its first dementia memorial service to remember loved ones in the community

A Salford care provider is hosting its first dementia memorial service this December. The community interest company Aspire Salford will […]

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“A single item from someone’s past can bring back a lifetime of memories” – How the Mobile Museum of Memorabilia uses pieces of history to help dementia patients

“One day, I went to an antiques fair and there was one lady with her mother, who lived in a […]

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. […]

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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 […]