dementia

Stoke City Football Club Champion Dementia Awareness

Stoke City Football Club Champion Dementia Awareness Stoke City FC have formalised their efforts to support people with dementia by joining the Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Dementia Action Alliance (DAA). Stoke City FC have already undertaken dementia friendly work to honour a commitment to becoming a dementia friendly football club. They have organised four dementia friends’ […]

LISTEN AGAIN…. Approach Show has 2 great guests – Weds 2nd December 2015

The Approach Show on 6 Towns Radio tonight (Wednesday 2nd. December 2015) is a packed affair with two very special guests, first off we have got the Chief Executive of Alice Charity, a voluntary sector organisation based in North Staffordshire, formed in 2011. CEO Steff Talbot and co-directors Emily Petts and Donna Lea were determined […]

Local Dementia Care Charity partners with Surgery to raise awareness

Approach and Five Towns Surgery are holding a dementia awareness day at Shelton Primary Care Centre, Norfolk Street, Shelton Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4PB on Friday 20th November 2015 between 10am and 3pm. The day will include :- a dementia friends session, where people will be able to attend a short awareness session to become a Dementia […]

Dementia Care In Stoke-on-Trent Is Improving

Dementia Care In Stoke-on-Trent Is Improving A new service launched by North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust to provide support to GP practices in treating people living with dementia closer to their homes is already proving successful. Launched in September, the Dementia Primary Care Liaison Team acts as a bridge between primary healthcare and mental […]

One in three people born in 2015 will develop dementia

One in three people born in 2015 will develop dementia, new analysis shows The research, commissioned by Alzheimer’s Research UK and carried out by the Office of Health Economics, set out to calculate the number of people born today who could be expected to develop the condition during their lifetime. The analysis took into account […]