Longwell Green Vets become Dementia Aware

Tony presented an awareness session for the Longwell Green Veterinary Surgery on July 16th. Staff at Longwell Green Veterinary Surgery The session was a great success with twenty staff becoming Dementia Aware and the possibility of further sessions in the future.

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Wiltshire Farm Foods Local Leaflet

This is a copy of the local leaflet which Wiltshire Farm Foods sends out to thousands of new customers every year and so is also read by many carers. We thought that  it may be of interest to some of you. Please click on the link below : Wiltshire Farm Foods

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First gets on board with efforts to be ‘Dementia Friendly’

PRESS INFORMATION From First West of England Due to be issued: 9 January 2015 First gets on board with efforts to be ‘Dementia Friendly’ Bus operator First West of England has underlined its commitment to being Dementia Friendly by holding a Dementia Awareness event for staff in one of its Bristol depots. In the latter […]

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BREAKING NEWS!!!! Virgin Atlantic are working with The Purple Angel !

Virgin Atlantic are working with The Purple Angel thanks to Caron Sprake, Purple Angel Ambassador.  Well Done Caron!! Press Release Virgin Atlantic are working with the Purple Angel Association to give employees a greater understanding about dementia and how best to  help any passengers with the condition. Specially made videos and fact sheets are being […]

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Northcote (Westbury – on -Trym) Beavers become Dementia aware

Not to be outdone by their older “sisters”, Northcote (Westbury – on – Trym) Beavers took part in a Dementia workshop on Wednesday 24th September. These boys and girls enthusiastically engaged in the workshop and will be great ambassadors for increasing Dementia awareness. One leader who felt Beavers were too young to think about Dementia […]

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93rd Bristol Guides join the Purple Angel Campaign!

93rd Bristol Guides join the Purple Angel Campaign   On Tuesday23rd September, as a result of taking part in a Dementia awareness workshop,  the 93rd Bristol (Westbury Park) Guides joined the Purple Angel Campaign and became Dementia aware. Following some introductory comments, the girls dramatized some scenarios involving people with Dementia to the other “Patrols”. […]

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Reporting back : Dementia Day on the Buses

What a great was had by all those attending the “Dementia Day on the buses event at Lawrence Hill Bus Depot on Friday 12th September. The programme included:- • A dementia awareness session with some of the drivers, their trainers and managers. • Let people with dementia and their carers have a go at being […]

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