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 →
Scotland's Dementia Awards

Winners announced for Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2015

We are delighted to announce the winners in the six categories of this year’s Scotland’s Dementia Awards: a partnership between Alzheimer Scotland, NHS Education for Scotland, NHS ... Continue Reading →

Finalists announced for Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2015

We are delighted to announce the finalists in the six categories of this year’s Scotland’s Dementia Awards: a partnership between Alzheimer Scotland, NHS Education for Scotland, ... Continue Reading →

ASDA table talkers

  Some of you may remember a previous article, ASDA Community Life Champions, from February this year, about a piece of joint work with the Open University (OU) in relation to ASDA ... Continue Reading →

Life Changes Trust Awards for Alzheimer Scotland conference

The Life Changes Trust is offering awards (bursaries) for people with dementia, supporters of people with dementia and carers to attend the Global Progress; Local Impact conference. The awards ... Continue Reading →

Dementia Ambassadors are a force for change

Scotland’s Dementia Ambassadors are improving the quality of life for those living with dementia, their families and carers and are at the forefront of helping Scotland become a dementia-friendly ... Continue Reading →

Dementia Champions graduation celebrated on film

The graduation of 100 new Dementia Champions has been celebrated in a short film of the event. The graduation and national conference is one of the highlights marking the ongoing partnership ... 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 →

RNIB is becoming dementia informed

The UK Practice and Development Team (UK PDT) within Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) Visual Impairment and Complex Needs Services, took the first step to becoming an ... Continue Reading →