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Filming at Bradford University

What a wonderful afternoon I had in Bradford! Bradford University is renowned as a centre of excellence in dementia research. Professor Murna Downs leads a wonderful team of staff who are so devoted to finding better ways of living with dementia. 378 more words

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Talk to York University students

I love talking to students or those already working as health professionals as they are the ones that can change attitudes in the care sector. 392 more words

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Sunitha: Blamed For Being Raped

Nobody questioned why those guys did it.  They questioned why I went there, why my parents gave me freedom

Sunitha was a social worker who focused on literacy and later, sex trafficking. 

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Changing face of dementia

We’ve a long way to go but changes to perception are happening. More and more people are becoming Dementia Friends and more people are watching films such as Still Alice and more people like me are writing blogs to raise awareness – we have to continue to get through to as many people as possible. 495 more words

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Human Trafficking: Today's Slavery

In some sense I feel like I have won the lottery of life if I compare myself to those being trafficked across the border and forced into sexual slavery. 266 more words

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Happy National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day!

Today 25th March 2015 marks National Cerebral Palsy Awareness day, so I couldn’t let it pass by without writing a post so I thought I’d do a post about all things positive when it comes to Cerebral Palsy. 714 more words