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British Psychological Society event....

Yesterday saw me trundling back to York, but this time at silly o’clock on the train!
This time I was meeting Philly Hare in York from Innovations in Dementia as we were speaking at an event for Clinical Psychologists.We would be doing 2 bits, the first being ‘Dementia Words Matter’ where I’ll be with playmates talking about how healthcare professionals need to consider the language they use and then a 20 minute session in the afternoon where I talk about ‘My journey from paid work in the NHS to volunteering as an expert by experience’ and then Philly asking me some questions…… 1,009 more words

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Hollingdean Development Trust (HDT) AGM

Hollingdean Development Trust (HDT) is holding its AGM on 6 December 6:30pm

As well as being responsible for the management of the community centre, HDT manages and distributes small grants to local groups.  51 more words

Public Meeting

Computer Comfort

In the Fall of 2015, I began volunteering with Computer Comfort. We work with residents in assisted living facilities near Iowa City to help improve their technological skills. 32 more words


Connections Conference

Since coming to Central and becoming comfortable slipping into a spot as a Leader Advancement Scholar, I have honestly felt dry in the realms of leadership. 532 more words


Final Day in Manchester.....

It was a bit of a mare of a start as the hotel messed up the room for our 3 Nations Dementia Working Group meeting and put us in a suite with a very small room and a very small table to accommodate 12 of us and 5 chairs😳🤐…..Maria McDonagh joined us as the ambassador manager and sorted out a space with the hotel manager in the restaurant instead…. 732 more words

A Day In The Life

2 Days in Manchester- Day 1

So yesterday I trundled off to Manchester for a 2 day Conference. It was partly for the 3 Nations Dementia Working Group and partly the 2 day Alzheimers society managers conference. 849 more words

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