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Dementia Friendly Strategy for Knowsley

Knowsley Council is working with partners, businesses, and the local community to develop a strategy to make Knowsley a dementia friendly borough. They want to find out how people living with dementia are supported in Knowsley, what facilities or services...

We Need Your Help | Share your Views on Dementia and Caring in Knowsley

Are you caring for a person living with Dementia and/or Sensory Impairment in Knowsley? We would value your views and experiences as part of our ongoing research into the provision of services within Knowsley. 

Cure the Care System | Sign the Petition

To mark Dementia Action Week 2021, Alzheimer's Society have launched a very important campaign. Right now, nearly a million families affected by dementia in the UK are struggling to take care of their loved ones with the dignity and support they deserve. Social care...

Home care in dementia: The views of informal carers from a co-designed consultation

Sight and Mind were invited to provide their expert knowledge as part of the research being carried out within the Dementia Person Aligned Care Team (DPACT) study which is developing a dementia support worker intervention, based within GP surgeries, for people living...

Reflection on the Dementia Action Alliance event on Technology from a carer’s perspective by former carer Cecilia Toole

My reflections on the experience and privilege to represent TIDE by speaking at the Dementia Action Alliance event on Technology are something I will always cherish.At the event I spoke about how we as a family, in a home setting, used aids and adaptations...

Hidden no more: Dementia and disability

This 2019 All Party Parliamentary Group report on Dementia shines a spotlight on dementia as a disability. It seeks to enable people with dementia to assert their rights to services and for their rights as citizens to be treated fairly and equally.Dementia is a...

New partnership in Knowsley secures major investment from Big Lottery Community Fund

New partnership in Knowsley secures major investment from Big Lottery Community Fund We are delighted to announce the launch this week of 'A Good Life' - an ambitious new project provided by Knowsley Disability Concern (KDC), in partnership...

New venture launches in Knowsley to support those with dementia and/or sensory impairment

New venture launches in Knowsley to support those with dementia or a sensory impairment A new initiative aimed at supporting those who have been diagnosed with or support those with dementia and/or a sensory impairment has launched in Knowsley....