Scotland's Dementia Awards

Launch of Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2017

Search Begins for Scotland’s most creative dementia projects. Scotland’s Dementia Awards celebrate and recognise projects and the people behind them who are going the extra mile ... Continue Reading →

Apply now to become one of Scotland’s next Dementia Champions

We are welcoming applications for the next Dementia Champions professional development course. Would you like to take part in a free five day programme delivered at the enhanced dementia ... Continue Reading →
Scotland's Dementia Awards

Scotland’s leading dementia projects celebrated

The search for Scotland’s most innovative and ambitious dementia projects is over with six groups from across the country now crowned as winners in this year’s Scotland’s Dementia ... Continue Reading →

Scotland’s leading dementia projects recognised in Awards shortlist

Scotland’s Dementia Awards, a partnership between Alzheimer Scotland, NHS Education for Scotland (NES), NHS Health Scotland and the SSSC, has announced the finalists for their annual ... Continue Reading →

Fund raising for Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Ambassadors at Four Seasons Health Care’s Gowrie House care home in Kirkcaldy landed lucky with the weather for their recent fundraising afternoon. Everyone was welcome ... Continue Reading →

Balhousie staff raise money for residents with Munro hike

Forty one staff and relatives from Balhousie Care Group raised over ÂŁ1,000 for the Resident’s Comfort Fund with a hike up Glen Clova on Saturday 4 June. With the heat making ... Continue Reading →

Dementia Awareness Week 2016

30 May – 5 June 2016 Get involved in Scotland’s Dementia Awareness Week. Help Alzheimer’s Scotland challenge dementia and raise awareness and funds for people living with and ... Continue Reading →

Dementia Ambassadors celebrate learning journeys

Nearly 100 of Scotland’s Dementia Ambassadors were in Edinburgh on Friday 4 March to celebrate their role in leading learning for working with people living with dementia. They ... Continue Reading →

New publication to help organisations refresh dementia learning

We have published a new booklet The impact of Promoting Excellence in social service settings with support from Scottish Care, the Care Inspectorate and six social care organisations. It ... Continue Reading →

Making Christmas special for people who are living with dementia

Alzheimer Scotland’s Service Manager, Marion MacInnes tells us about their plans for the people who attend the Lewis and Harris Dementia Resource Centre this Christmas. “Every ... Continue Reading →